Although she is in the custody of the Nigeria police on allegation of flaunting the restriction orders coming from Nigeria’s federal government against its directives to stem the Coronavirus pandemic that is said to be spreading all over the world where a viral video circulating the social media showing a piece of gathering with having Nollywood actress, Funke Aknindele, her husband and others that is said to go against the restriction order issued by both Lagos and federal government.
The Nollywood star did not wait more than expected that she came up with another video before her arrest to explain her point of view where she pledges her unflinching support for government continuous support of creating awareness against the Coronavirus pandemic.
Explaining further, in the new video, Actress Funke Akindele said she will practice what she preaches
"Naira Marley had been at our residence before the lockdown was announced".
Urban Express News Online report that the Nollywood star was arrested by the state criminal investigation Department of the Lagos state police command for hosting a house party that contravened the restriction order of the government
Her Word: “I have seen all the messages on Social Media. I will not intentionally mislead people.
“It was my husband’s birthday (on Saturday). Both of us run a studio which is located in Amen Estate where we live.
“When the pandemic started, we stopped all productions including our new projects.
“But before the lockdown was announced by our President, some youths have been in the boot camp here in Amen Estate – the majority of the youths were those you saw in the video.
“Naira Marley came in here before the lockdown. And when the lockdown was announced, he said he would love to stay back, saying he loves this environment.
“I said okay fine. Then my husband’s birthday came up. And we all came together as a family.
“Everybody in that video had been in Amen Estate some months before, weeks before and days before the lockdown. Nobody came from their houses to party with us.
“I am sorry if I have misled you. I appreciate your concerns and I promise to always practice what I preach.