Funker Akindele sentenced to 14-days community service for breaking lockdown rules
A Nigeria actress and Movie Maker, Popularly known as Jennifer in sceneone currently celebrated her husband party during the lockdown.
holding a party during the lockdown imposed to tackle coronavirus.
She was widely criticised online for the party in her Lagos mansion, held to celebrate the birthday of her husband.
Akindele has appeared in a Nigeria Centre for Disease Control video to raise awareness about coronavirus.
She defended Saturday’s party, saying that everyone who was there had been living in her house for several days.
“Nobody came from their house to party with us,” she said in a video shared on her Twitter feed.
However, she did apologise and promised to practise social distancing: