Prominent Nigerian actress Funke Akindele has apologized after being called out by social media users for organizing a house party for her husband, JJC Skillz on his 43rd birthday party on April 4.
Recall that social media users lashed out at the actress and her husband after they were spotted in a crowded houseparty which had Naira Marley, Eniola Badmus, Akpororo and many others in attendance.
Funke Akindele who however apologized in a new video, disclosed that most people who attended the birthday party, are some of their workers who were stuck in their studio at Amen Estate after Lagos borders were closed, in compliance with President Buhari’s lockdown order on March 29.
She maintained that she will never intentionally mislead anyone, as she revealed that Naira Marley who is also part of their new production was affected by the lockdown order, hence why he turned up for the birthday.
Funke Akindele who disclosed that she is sorry for putting out videos online even though they decided to come together as a family to celebrate her husband, added that she supports the Lagos State Government’s proactive measures to curb the spread of Coronavirus. She further promised to practice what she preaches.
She wrote as she shared the video;
Dear Friends, I really have to do this!! I hear you all and I acknowledge all your honest feedback.
I also thank you for your concerns, well wishes and calls. I am sorry and hope this video offers some explanation. Please stay safe. And God bless.
Watch the video below;