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Beko Ransome-Kuti’s Wife Dies At 74

The Wife of the late human rights activist, Beko Ransome-Kuti, has died at the age of 74 years.

Bose was said to have died of complications from brain surgery in Lagos at Gloria Medical Centre, Anthony Village, Lagos.

A family member of the deceased, Yeni Kuti, confirmed that Bose died on Tuesday.

Also, Women Arise Leader, Dr Joe Okei-Odumakin, said Bose died as a result of difficulty in breathing.

“It is with pain in the heart that we announce the transition to higher glory of Mrs Abosede Ransome-Kuti, the widow of Dr Beko Ransome-Kuti.

“The deceased, who breathed her last at 7:25 pm on Tuesday, December 3, would have turned 75 by January 7, 2020.

“She died at Gloria Medical Centre, Anthony Village, after she was rushed from her Imaria Street, Anthony Village residence due to difficulty in breathing.

“She was recovering well from brain surgery as the time of her demise.

“She was a Board Member of Women Arise of whom we are proud; she is survived by sisters, children and grandchildren.

“Burial arrangements will be announced later by the family,” Okei-Odumakin said in a statement.

Bose was until her death, the Chief Executive Officer of Boselli Ventures Limited, in the Anthony area of Lagos .

She attended Yejide Girls Grammar School, Ibadan, Oyo State and Pitmans College, London.