The police in Lagos State has arrested a popular Nigerian Afrobeat singer Seun Kuti for alledgedly assaulting a police officer on Sunday.
The police also stated that justice will be ensured and manifestly served in the case adding that if Seun is found guilty he must surely be punished according to the law.
The police spokesperson in charge of the state police command, Benjamin Hundeyin in a statement on Monday morning said that Seun submitted himself to the police
Hundeyin said “Afrobeat musician, Seun Kuti, in the early hours of today turned himself in at the Lagos State Police Command Headquarters, Ikeja, in company of his lawyer and family representative.”
The police spokesperson also stated that ” Seun has been placed under arrest in line with the law as investigation under the matter commence immediately.
“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