Former Yahoo Boy No Laptop (YBNL) signee, Viktoh is the latest celebrity to face police brutality in Nigeria after he was beaten to a pulp yesterday night.
According to Instablog9ja, the rapper was assaulted by the men of the police force at the Alpha Beach Road Igbo Efon, Lekki, when he was on his way to the Afrika Shrine for Zlatan’s concert on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
In a video which was obviously recorded by Viktoh himself, he is spotted calling out the police officer who is alleged punched on the face.
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Another day and another case of police brutality and even celebrities are not left out of it. This time around, the men of the Nigerian Police Force brutally assaulted musician, Viktoh who came to limelight as Olamide's protege. . The incident occurred on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at the Alpha Beach Road Igbo Efon, Lekki. What do you think can be done to curb the excesses of the Nigerian police? . #PulseViral #PulseNigeria #Viktoh #PulseCelebs #Police #NigerianPolice
He was heard saying:
“See my face, police brutality, they must stop, it must stop this night…when the guy dey, that is him…you punched me in the eye, you punched me in the eye.”
Viktoh is yet to release a statement on what really happened that night, so it’s not clear what led to the circumstances behind his assault but from the photos and video shared on social media, he was severely beaten.