The eventful Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA), that took place on March 14, 2020, at the Eko Hotel and Suites, was an eventful occasion filled with glitz and glamour.
Celebrities had fun showcasing their gorgeous outfits on the red carpet as well as on the stage when they strutted out to receive various awards. After the award show, there was even an after party and other people went club-crawling after that also.
Well, as days pass and the excitement of the evening wears off, fear and anxiety has started to set in after it was reported that a guest who attended the AMVCA and also went clubbing and mixed with a lot of people, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
The Lagos state commissioner of health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, recently took to social media to advice guests who attended the event to self-isolate because a fellow guest has tested positive.
Some Nigerian celebrities have now taken to social media to reveal that they have already been isolating themselves. See some of them below:
1.Iyabo Ojo: The Nollywood actress took to her Instagram page to share a video of herself acting like a baby and telling coronavirus to go away because it has made them stay indoors and continue washing their hands. See her post below:
2.Banky W: Nigerian music star, Banky W, took to Twitter to say that he and his wife had already been in isolation since last week after attending the event.
3.Adesua Etomi: Banky W’s actress wife, Adesua Etomi, begged guests who attended the AMVCA to stay indoors so as not to put others at risk.
4.Jemimah Osunde: Nollywood actress, Jemimah Osunde, begged guests who attended the AMVCA to continue to stay at home and that those who are showing symptoms should reach out to the government.
5.Beverly Naya: Nollywood actress, Beverly Naya, revealed on Twitter that soon after it was announced that there was a suspected case of COVID-19 at the AMVCA, she cancelled all her plans and has been self-isolating.
6. Toke Makinwa: The media personality also revealed on Instagram that she has been self-isolating.
In other news, Legit.ng reported that Nollywood actress, Toyin Abraham’s husband, Kolawole Ajeyemi, shared a photo of himself praying on a mountaintop against coronavirus.
The couple were also part of the guests who attended AMVCA.