Star actress, Funke Akindele, a.k.a Jenifa has landed herself in big trouble as she and her husband, Abdul Rasheed Bello have now been sentenced to 14 days community service for flouting restriction order by the Lagos State Government.
The actress and her husband were arraigned on Monday, April 6th, 2020 at the Chief Magistrate Court 1 Ogba on one count charge.
The Attorney General of Lagos State, Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN read the charge to the accused persons by the Court and the actress her and husband pleaded guilty.
The Court found them guilty as charged and sentenced as follows:
The defendants are to pay a fine of 100,000 each, sentenced to 14 days community service, three hours per day, excluding Saturday and Sunday; each Defender shall visit 10 important public places within Lagos State to educate the public on the consequences of non compliance with the restriction order; and they must submit the names and phone numbers of every person who attended the party.
They shall be placed on isolation by the State Government to determine their COVID-19 status. Failure to abide by the above directives shall attract more severe punishments.
For those who don’t know, Funke Akindele had on Saturday, April 4th, 2020 hosted a birthday for her husband, Abdul Rasheed Bello at their residents in Ajah area of Lagos with over twenty persons in attendance which is against the social distancing directives.