“We are guilty,” Funke Akindele and husband tells court.
Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele and her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello popularly known as JJC Skillz, have both pleaded guilty at court.
The duo pleaded guilty on 6th of April to the one count charge of defiling the rules and orders on social distancing and public gatherings by the Lagos state government.
Funke and her husband, were arraigned before a Chief Magistrate court in Ogba, by the Lagos State Government and the state police command for the alleged violation of the lockdown order to check the spread of coronavirus. The charge was filed by the Attorney General of Lagos State, Moyosore Onigbanjo.
Funke , aka Jenifa has pleaded guilty alongside her husband after the charge were read to them. The court has sentenced Funke Akindele and husband to 14 days community service and a fine of N100,000
Here is a copy of their charge sheet below and more photos from the court.