On Wednesday, April 21, 1st News confirmed that budding Nigerian comedian and skit maker, Ada Jesus died of kidney failure.
Jesus’s demise is coming after she was diagnosed with a kidney problem in February 2021.
The social media comedian passed on after she celebrated her 23rd birthday on Tuesday, April 20. Equally important, the late comedienne was involved in a feud with the controversial pastor, Prophet Odumeje and Nollywood actress, Patience Edochie.
She was reportedly rushed to the hospital on Tuesday night after suffering a cardiac arrest.
Ada Jesus had spent months in the hospital after being diagnosed with kidney disease.
When her health took a turn for the worse, she went to ask for forgiveness from those she had spoken against in the past, including popular cleric, Prophet Odumeje and Nollywood actress Rita Edochie.
It has been said that the ailment came after she implied that the prophet and actress Edochie were working together to perform fake miracles.
Odumeje, however; vowed not to forgive her until she provides evidence to back her claims even after her family took her to the church to seek forgiveness.
The prophet accused the comedian of ruining his image with false accusations on social media.
The controversial prophet and Edochie later said that they had forgiven Ada Jesus.
Watch the video below.
Ada Jesus was born Mercy Mmesoma Obi in 1998 and hailed from Orlu in Imo state.
She was a graduate of Imo State University.
She started her comedy career in 2018 by posting skits on her Instagram page where she rose to prominence.