The Lagos State Police Command has secured a court docket order to remand the embattled Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti until Monday. This was disclosed by the defendant’s lawyer, Adeyinka Olumide-Fusika (SAN).
Talking throughout an interview with Channels Tv at the moment, the lawyer hinted that the police approached the Justice of the Peace’s Courtroom in Yaba for a variation of the bail earlier granted to the singer.
The lawyer revealed that the singer was not represented in court docket at the moment as his authorized staff was not knowledgeable that they had been showing in court docket at the moment. Olumide-Fusika mentioned by the point he bought to court docket, the deed had been carried out.
Olumide Fusika defined that although the police utilized for a variation of the bail, the Justice of the Peace refused and prolonged Kuti’s detention until Monday.
These particulars have nonetheless not been confirmed by the Lagos police spokesman, Benjamin Hundeyin.
All it is advisable know
Recall that Seun Kuti who was arrested for assaulting a policeman on a busy Lagos street was granted bail by a Justice of the Peace’s Court within the Yaba space of Lagos State on Tuesday. The bail was granted with circumstances that had been to be met inside 48 hours.
The musician has been on the State Felony Investigation Division (SCID), Panti, Yaba since Monday after he turned himself into the police following an order for his arrest by the Inspector Normal of Police, Usman Baba.
In response to stories, The Lagos State Police Command took Seun to court docket to safe a 21-day remand order however the court docket granted the singer bail. Additionally, the Spokesman of the State Police Command, Benjamin Hundeyin, mentioned because the singer turned himself in, police authorities haven’t and won’t lay a finger on Seun Kuti.
In a tweet, he wrote, “Opposite to some individuals’s emotion-laden expectations, we’re good sufficient to not torture him.”