Breaking: Police arrest Funke Akindele for hosting party

Funke Akindele, popularly known as Jenifa, who is married to singer, Abdulrasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz, held a party in his honour on Saturday.

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested Funke Akindele for hosting a party amidst COVID-19 and contravention of the government-ordered lockdown.

The Lagos State Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, said that the actress had been taken to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba.

“Yes, we have Funke Akindele and we are looking for the others. She has been taken to SCID.”

It was learnt that policemen arrived in Amen Estate off Lekk-Epe Expressway in about three patrol vehicles

Singer, Azeez Fashola aka Naira Marley, also graced the party which had over 20 others in attendance.

Thousands of Nigerians on social media had called for the arrest of Akindele, popularly called ‘Jenifa’ for violating Government order.