Funke Akindele Arrested For Hosting Birthday Party For Husband Amid Lagos Covid19 Lockdown, Others In Viral Video Declared Wanted
Controversial Nollywood actress Funke Akindele has been arrested for defying Lagos State State At home order by hosting celebrity birthday party for her husband.
The actress who did the party yesterday and uploaded the video on the social media was picked up by the police this afternoon.
Here is how Lagos Police spokesperson Dala Elkana confirmed her arrest:
“Attention of Lagos State Police Command was drawn to a viral video showing a large number of persons mainly in the entertainment industry in an Estate, along Ajah, Ibeju-Lekki axis, Lagos celebrating a birthday party organised by Funke Akindele Bello and her husband.
“Police detectives from the State CID Yaba were promptly drafted to the location.
“Funke Akindele was arrested. Investigation is ongoing, efforts are intensified to arrest the remaining persons in the video, among whom are Azeez Fashola a.k.a Naira Marley and Abdul Rasheed Bello a.k.a. JJC Skillz.
“They are in their best interests urged to report at the State CID Yaba on Monday 6th April, 2020 or risk being declared wanted.”
Here is the viral video of the party that landed Funke Akindele in police net