Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, popularly called Jenifa and her husband, AbdulRasheed Bello, aka JJCSkillz have been ordered by the Magistrates’ Court sitting at Ogba,Lagos, to pay a fine of N100,000 each.
The couple will also carry out community service for 14 days and be kept in isolation for 14 days in a place to be determined by the state government, for violating the social distancing directive of the Lagos State government.
Akindele and Bello were arraigned at the by the Lagos State Government for violation of the lockdown order put in place to check the spread of coronavirus.
They were arraigned on Monday and pleaded guilty to the one count- charge filed against them by the Attorney General of Lagos State, Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN).
The magistrate, Mrs Aje Afunwa, added that they must compile the names and phone numbers of everyone who attended Bello’s birthday party and submit same to the court.