The Nigerian army and police were created to kill black people – Seun Kuti (Video)
Written by MAX FM on October 7, 2020
As the #EndSARS campaign regains prominence, Nigerian musician, singer and the youngest son of the famous afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti has shared his thoughts on the #EndSARS campaign.
Speaking in an Instalive video, Seun Kuti stated that some rich Nigerians and celebrities at the forefront of the campaign all have policemen they use to oppress fellow citizens. He further stressed that the Nigerian army and police were created to kill black people and protect Western interest and nothing has been done to change that.
Recounting how Niger-Delta activist Isaac Boro was killed by soldiers acting on orders of a foreign company, the singer stated that the oppressed has to fight to regain his freedom.
Seun Kuti also disclosed that his late father, Fela Kuti lost a house and his mother while fighting the “oppressor”. He further advised Nigerians not to sit back and watch security operatives, humiliate their fellow citizens.