Following the arrest of popular Nollywood actress Funke Akindele and her husband over their party, the Lagos State Govt. has announced that it plans to prosecute all attendees of the party. The state Attorney-general Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN) stated that their disobedience to the state’s social distancing order is vause for their arrest. This was made known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigerian (NAN). Chief Magistrate Yewande Aje-Afunwa sentenced Funke and her husband to 14 days of community service each.
Also, many prominent figures (such as Naira Marley) in the entertainment industry were present at this party and the state government has said that efforts are ongoing to find and detain all the offenders. However, some citizens do not agree with this decision. What’s your take on this? Leave a comment and don’t forget to subscribe. Click here for more posts.