Nimrod Nabeta aka DJ Nimrod, a radio presenter has been arrested and detained at Katwe Police station for allegedly distributing relief food without following the Ministry of Health guidelines on Covid19.
According to Spokesperson SP Patrick Onyango, Disc Jockeys (DJ) Nimrod was arrested together with Walakira Shafiq.
The duo were picked by security team from Makindye Division, Kampala while distributing food.
Nimrod was cleared by the Prime Minister’s office to distribute food to Djs and was cautioned against gathering a crowd. Onyango says Nimrod invited people at Makindye office where they gathered without observing the Ministry of Health guidelines.
“He was supposed to deliver the food to DJs without gathering a crowd and he did the opposite,” reads an excerpt.
Mr Onyango said that the suspect is currently detained at Katwe Police Station on charges of doing acts likely to spread infectious disease.
“Investigations into the allegations are underway,” he added.