The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has clarified that actress and celebrity, Funke Akindele was never their brand ambassador as they never engaged any brand ambassadors, OYOGist.com has gathered.
This is coming hours after news broke out that the actress has been arrested by the Police for breaking the mass gathering and social distancing rules of the Lagos State by hosting a birthday party for her husband JJC Skills.
The birthday party had several in attendance, including a couple of their celebrity friends, Naira Marley and others.
The NCDC made the clarification after Dettol Nigeria, who partnered Funke Akindele and NCDC to promote hygiene clarified that the NCDC never hired the actress as an ambassador.
See their statement below:
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