The management of Dettol has cleared the air on the relationship with popular actress, Funke Akindele-Bello, who was recently seen hosting a birthday bash with friends at Lekki amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
In a release, by the management, It said: “We have been made aware through social media that Funke Akindele recently, acting in her personal capacity, had a celebration which is against the caution to the public on social distancing during the covid-19 pandemic.”
The statement also said that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, only partnered with
Dettol on a public service message, where Funke Akindele-Bello was seen educating members of the public on the need to take preventive measures against COVID-19.
The statement describes thus: “Funke is not a brand ambassador of the NCDC.”
The statement also stated that as a responsible orgnaization, it does not condone any breach of the guidelines on Covid-19 even as it stated that they are concerned at the turn of events.
The company however promised that they would continue to support NCDC and the Nigerian govt to fight COVID-19