A total of 40 offenders were prosecuted before a Magistrate Court in Awka Anambra State today 16th February, 22021 for breaching the COVID-19 Protocol Rules. His Worship Mike Anyadiegwu of Magistrate Court 2 Awka convicted 28 offenders with the option of a fine ranging from #2,000.00 to #6,000.00 or 3days of Community service at public places mentioned by the Court. 8 offenders were cautioned and discharged and most of those discharged are minors. 4 offenders who could not pay their fines were taken to the none custodial section of the Nigerian Correctional Services for the execution of their respective community services. All the offenders were prosecuted by the Sector Legal Officer UZOMA C ENWEREUZO ESQ (SRC) for the State and under Sections 9(h) and 12(3) of the Covid-19 and other Dangerous Infectious Diseases Prevention and Eradication Law of Anambra State, 2020.