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Assault: Thank God Seun Kuti’s Body Didn’t End Up in Lagoon — Kogi CP, Hakeem Yusuf

Posted by Thandiubani on Mon 22nd May, 2023 - tori.ng

His comment earned backlash as many claimed it was a testament to the several extrajudicial killings by security agencies.

 
The Kogi State Commissioner of Police, Akeem Yusuf has made a controversial statement concerning singer, Seun Kuti.
 
Yusuf had insinuated that singer, Seun Kuti’s body could have ended up in the lagoon for assaulting a police officer on Third Mainland Bridge.
 
The police chief, who goes by the Facebook moniker, Kimo Akeem, made the assertion recently while replying a commentator who was supporting Kuti’s action.
 
Recall that Seun Kuti was arrested and detained after he was captured slapping a uniformed police officer in a viral video.
 
Yusuf, in his reaction, said Nigerians should thank God that the Grammy-nominated afrobeat artiste’s body was not being searched for in the lagoon.
 
He wrote, “Come and slap police also. Thank God, his [Seun Kuti’s] body was not being looked for in the third mainland bridge waters.”
 
His comment earned backlash as many claimed it was a testament to the several extrajudicial killings by security agencies.
 


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