Lagos Begins COVID-19 Clinical Trial

Lagos state plans to start COVID-19 clinical trial in partnership with the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and other institutions. This was revealed by the Lagos State  Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi at a briefing on Monday, April 6, 2020. He added that the state is looking to activate some other testing sites […]

Funke Akindele, Husband Bag 14 Days Community Service, With ₦100,00

A Magistrate court sitting in Lagos has sentenced Nollywood actress, Mrs Funke Akindele-Bello and her husband, Mr Abdulrasheed Bello, a.k.a JJC skillz to 14 days community service each. The Court also directed them to pay a fine of ₦100,000 each. The duo would be kept in isolation in a place to be determined by the […]

Naira Marley Surrenders Self To Police

Popular Hip-Hop artiste, Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, has surrendered himself to the Police at State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba, Lagos State. Tribune Online gathered that the Hip-Hop Artiste arrived Panti on Monday afternoon, April 6, 2020, and still being interrogated by the assistant Commissioner in charge of SCID. The artiste was […]

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Lockdown Order: Funke Akindele, Husband Plead Guilty

Actress Funke Akindele-Bello has pleaded guilty for defiling the orders of the Lagos State Government which had ordered Lagosians to stay at home. The charge is a one-count charge of hosting a gathering of 20 persons and over, contrary to the social distancing directives of the Lagos State Government. The actress and her husband, Mr […]

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COVID-19 Lockdown Order: Funke Akindele, husband Arrive Court

The Lagos State Police Command has taken Nollywood actress, Mrs Funke Akindele-Bello, and her husband, Mr Abdulrasheed Bello, popularly known as JJC Skillz, to Court for flouting the lockdown order in Lagos State. The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Bala Elkana, confirmed that the actress, popularly called ‘Jenifa’, had been taken to a Chief Magistrates […]

Police Arrest Actress Funke Akindele For Disobeying State Rules Amid

Sequel to the directives of the Lagos state government on the lockdown, the police have arrested Nollywood actress and producer, Funke Akindele, in Lagos State. The Police Public Relations Officer in Lagos, Bala Elkana, confirmed this in a statement on Sunday, April 5, 2020. Elkana explained that the actress was arrested for violating the restriction […]

Lagos Govt Cautions Residents Against Stigmatising Discharged COVID-19 Patients

The Lagos State Government has caution residents against stigmatising those who have been discharged after recovering from Coronavirus in the State. It, however, appealed to the people to show love to the discharged persons and encourage them after recovering from the disease. The State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, stated this on Sunday, April 5, 2020, […]

COVID-19: Nigerian Actress Funke Akindele Under Fire For Hosting House

Prominent Nigerian actress Funke Akindele has been widely criticised for holding a party during the lockdown imposed to tackle COVID-19. The party in her Lagos mansion was held to celebrate the birthday of her husband, producer JJC Skillz. Meanwhile, Akindele has appeared in a Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) video to raise awareness about […]

Coronavirus: 10-Year-Old, Four Other Patients Discharged In Lagos

Five more Coronavirus patients have recovered from the virus in Lagos State. The State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, revealed this in a series of tweets via his verified handle on Sunday, April 5, 2020. He explained that the recovered patients comprise a 10-year-old girl, two males and two females respectively. This comes barely 24 hours […]