Seun Kuti, an Afrobeat musician, has explained why he went into a rage and slapped a police officer in a recent viral video.
In a now viral video, the Afrobeat star can be seen assaulting a police officer who is on duty.
Kuti responded via his Instagram account on Saturday, saying the police officer had tried to kill him and his family.
He said that the policeman had expressed regret and had been pardoned.
He urged anyone who claimed he was after influence to mind their own business and prevent the police officer from losing his job.