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Funke Akindele and her husband plead guilty to social distancing violation

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Celebrated Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele and her husband, AbdulRasheed Bello popularly known as JJC Skillz, have pleaded guilty to a one-count charge of hosting a gathering of over 20 persons, contrary to the social distancing directives of the Lagos State Government.

The actress and her husband were arraigned on Monday at the Samuel Ilori Courthouse of the Magistrate Court in Ogba, Lagos.

The charge against them is made pursuant to the Regulation 8(1a &b) and S 17(1) of the State’s Infectious Disease Regulation 2020.

According to the regulation, anyone found guilty is liable to one-month imprisonment or N100,000.

At the time of filing this report, the Attorney-General of Lagos, Moyo Onigbanjo SAN was leading the Prosecution for the State.

The defence counsel, Mr Abayomi Alagbada in his allocutus pleaded for leniency on grounds that the couple are first time offenders, adding that they are respectable members of society and have two young children.

Proceedings are ongoing, however, journalists were not allowed into the courtroom because the police authorities cited the need to maintain social distancing.

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Actress, Beverly Osu recounts her ordeal with SARS officials

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Nollywood actress, Beverly Osu has narrated her ordeal with officials of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

According to the 28-year-old model, she was beaten up and arrested by SARS for no reason. Further adding that she was taken from Ikate to Ojuelegba around 1am and had to be bailed out 2 hours later.

Beverly, who joined the protest at Lekki toll gate also appealed to her non-Nigerian fans and family to lend their voices to the movement against police brutality and extra-judicial killings.

Her post reads,

We want a total Reformation of the Nigerian police force …

I’ve been beaten and arrested by SARS, Taken from IKATE to OJUELEGBA around 1am 🥺
I literally had to be BAILED OUT of prison after being locked up for nothing . 2 hours later #shareyourstory

To My Non – Nigerian fans & family
📍If you claim you love Nigerian Music,
You watch Nigerian Movies ,
You’re dating/married to a Nigerian, you do businesses with Nigerians
Join Us ✊🏿✊🏿
Type #ENDSARSNOW
We did this for #BLM , Do this for us…

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle pictured at pricey steakhouse as they celebrate David Foster and Katharine McPhee’s pregnancy news (photos)

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Prince Harry and Meghan enjoyed a double date to celebrate the pregnancy of close friends David Foster, 70, and Katharine McPhee, 36.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were seen chatting with their celebrity guests on Tuesday evening, October 6, at dinner in Montecito, California, during a rare outing after it was announced the pair are expecting their first child together.

It’s the first time the couple have been seen out in Montecito since they had moved into a sprawling $14 million mansion in the Californian town near Santa Barbara.

Photos obtained by DailyMail show the foursome dining at Lucky’s Steakhouse. McPhee and Foster arrived first at Lucky’s at 7:20pm, while Harry and Meghan pulled up 10 minutes later in a chauffeured SUV with security.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle pictured at pricey steakhouse as they celebrate David Foster and Katharine McPhee.

News that the 36-year-old actress is pregnant with the 70-year-old record producer’s child was confirmed by People Thursday. It will be Katharine’s first child and David’s sixth.

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”Somebody’s wife”- Khafi tweets amidst rumors she and Gedoni had a private court wedding (photos)

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Reality TV star, Khafi, took to her Twitter handle to let us know she is ”somebody’s wife.”

This comes amidst reports that she and Gedoni had a quiet court wedding two weeks ago.

The couple met during the Big Brother season 4 reality TV show and got engaged in December 2019.

Both Khafi and Gedoni now go about rocking ”wedding bands.”

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