in

Policemen barricade Seun Kuti’s Residence, Arrests Family Member

1238B64E A228 48DD 9886 39AF1A5D7A6B

The Nigerian Police Force has laid siege to musician Seun Kuti’s house on Friday and arrested a family member of his.

According to reports the policemen stormed the residence in a an attempt to arrest Seun, but they met his absence, as he was on a routine morning radio show.

A member of his family was arrested “for yet-to-be-ascertained reasons”.

This is coming about a week after Kuti was accused of firing a gun at a party at Ikeja on the 12th of December. According to Temitayo Ayetoto, a journalist who called him out on Twitter, Kuti, assaulted the car owners who parked indiscriminately on Osiyemi Street off Allen Avenue where he lives.Seun Kuti, the following day responded to the accusation saying gunshots were fired because his life was under threat

According to Kuti, trouble broke out party-goers parked indiscriminately and blocked the entrance to his residence thereby impeding movement. Seun admitted he slapped the person who blocked his gate and this attracted the attention of the bouncers at the party.

Kuti said moments after, as he tried to drive away, a bouncer came to attack him and this degenerated to fisticuffs and gunshots.

See his post below 

48FFBC2F DAF9 4F30 9525 896C87148468

READDavido refused to pick my calls after asking me to call him – Cynthia Morgan laments

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Loading…

0
B57D63F8 5530 4B87 9883 46819A4C5E67

Davido refused to pick my calls after asking me to call him – Cynthia Morgan laments

B4A0DD30 C2EB 48CD 9702 42329B3D0898

COVID-19 2nd Wave: Comedian Akpororo complains bitterly as show gets cancelled due to Lagos shutdown of Gatherings [video]