Seun Kuti Turns Himself In For Assaulting Police Officer In Lagos
Afrobeat musician, Seun Kuti, has turned himself in for allegedly assaulting a Police Officer on duty over the weekend.
Seun Kuti arrived at the Lagos State Police Command Headquarters, Ikeja, on Monday, in the company of his lawyer and family representative.
According to the State Police Spokesperson, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, he has been placed under arrest in line with the law.
“The Command appreciates the public for their concern and assures that the ongoing investigation will be detailed, transparent, professionally pursued; and justice will be manifestly served for all parties involved,” he said.
It would be recalled that a video showing Seun Kuti slapping and shoving a Policeman on Third Mainland Bridge went viral on Saturday.
Consequently, the Inspector General of Police directed his immediate arrest and prosecution.
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