Seun Kuti Expresses Gratitude After Release From Prison
Afrobeats singer, Seun Kuti, has broken his silence after being released on bail from prison.
News About Nigeria gathered that the embattled artist was granted bail and freed by the Lagos State police command in the early hours of yesterday.
Confirming his release, the lawyer Adeyinka Olumide-Fusika told journalists,
“Yes, Ṣeun Kuti was released minutes ago. His bail conditions had been perfected since last Thursday, but the police asked for an extension to remand him in their custody until today (Tuesday), to conclude an investigation.”
Taking to his social media page shortly after his release, Seun Kuti expressed his heartfelt gratitude to his defense attorney, as well as his family and loved ones who stood by him and played a crucial role in securing his release.
In his message, the musician acknowledged the support and encouragement he received during his time in custody. He expressed his deep appreciation for the unwavering support.
As news of Seun Kuti’s release spread, fans and followers eagerly anticipate his next steps and eagerly await his return to the music scene.
Known for his energetic performances and powerful music, Seun Kuti has garnered a significant following both in Nigeria and internationally.
“I want to say a profound thanks to everyone who showed me all this love. All my friends that showed up!
Thanks most especially to my beautiful wife @chefyeidekuti
I be orphan o but family deeeey!! @femiakuti @madekuti @yeniakuti @mopcentre @funkekut and Lande Ransome-Kuti
Last but not least.
The Legal team.
Uncle Femi Falana ( SAN)
Uncle Olumide Fisika ( SAN)
Uncle Kayode Adegoke ( SAN)
And everyone on the team. I owe u my
freedom and my Sanity.