Update; Funke Akindele Spends Night in Jail over Holding House Party

What looked like a joke and an outrage that will soon pass over has now turned real, after actress Funke Akindele was arrested on Sunday night.

Recall that the actress threw a lavish birthday party for her hubby JJC Skillz on Saturday. Read here

And though it was a house party, it had over 20 persons in attendance, breaking the rule that says no gathering above 20 persons will be allowed.

Funke Akindele Arrested

Following the outrage by Nigerians towards the actress, the Police on Sunday picked up Funke Akindele from her home and locked her up.

Accoridng to an exclusive report, the actress spent the night at the jail in Panti, while her husband, who wasn’t a available when she was picked up has turned himself in as well.

Singer Naira Marley and other guests at the party who the police have asked to report at the SCID for questioning are still being awaited.

The Lagos Infection Diseases Regulations 2020, prescribes a jail term of one month or N100,000 fine or both for any one found guilty of hosting gatherings or flouting the lockdown order.