The Abuja taxi driver, one Emmanuel Imhoudu who stripped naked to avoid arrest after his vehicle got seized. With the aid of security operatives, has been dished a 6 months penal complex sentence. This is for violating the lockdown order issued by using the federal government. It was mentioned before that the driver who defied the stay-at-home directive on Monday April 13, protested the seizure of his cacar by using the FCT COVID-19 Joint Task Force Team, pronouncing he had a family to feed and could no longer cope with sitting at home.
Shouting aloud in a viral video, the Abuja taxi driver said;
“I no dey provoke, I be Edo boy, I get children. I get wife. Na cash I dey find, money to chop. No money. You inform us to stay for us. Nothing. No food .”
However following his trial earlier an Abuja Magistrate court on three count charges. The taxi driver was sentenced to a 6 months jail sentence. Two months for every count with an option of N10,000 fine.
Emmanuel Imhoudu additionally is to make a public apology on any Television network. This is the alternative an eyewitness stated he chose to go with .