Seun Kuti, an Afrobeat singer, has explained why he assaulted a police officer in a viral video that showed him reportedly committing a felony on the Third Mainland Bridge.
Reacting via his Instastory on Saturday, Kuti said the officer attempted to kill him and his family members.
He stated that the officer had apologised and that he had forgiven him.
He warned those saying he was chasing clout to mind their business and not let the police officer lose his job.
Kuti wrote, “He tried to kill me and my family. I have the proof but I no dey chase clout. He has apologised and I have agreed not to press charges. Make una mind una business make the poor guy no lose him job.”
Meanwhile, in the video making the rounds on the internet, Seun Kuti could be seen lambasting the policeman after slapping him.