Nigerian Actress Funke Akindele-Bello Busted After Hosting A Party Throughout Lockdown

Apr 7, 2020 2:40 PM ET

Funke Akindele-Bello

Here is what happened with Funke Akindele Bello after she threw a birthday party for her husband!

Funke Akindele Bello is a Nigerian Actress who has now been arrested after she was found hosting a birthday party for her husband while the whole country was under lockdown state. She even did not follow the ‘Stay Home’ Campaign.

She is a Nollywood star who does comedy projects mostly, and she faced a significant backlash after her husband posted a video of the party on his personal Instagram live handle back on Saturday.

The actress received a significant backlash after her husband shared a video of their party! She was even called a hypocrite!

This news about the party has caused outrage among the Nigerians who said her actions had violated movement restrictions that were put on the whole place by government actions as a safe step to prevent the fatal Corona Virus from spreading across the entire city.

The actress was even called out with many terms. One of which was ‘hypocrite as she was among the many celebrities who were propagating themselves by advising them to stay at home in a campaign by Dettol Nigeria to raise awareness about proper hygiene and social distancing.

The whole members present in the party were arrested and put before the law where Funke and her husband pleaded!

Not only Funke Akindele, but her whole group was arrested. It was put in court on Monday on charges connected with breaking the Lagos State Infectious Disease 2020 regulation under the law stated for Public Health.

Well, the couple seemed to have realized their mistake and started their plea for guilty and were fined and handed a community service sentence for 14 days.

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