Police Spokes person, Emirian Kayima has confirmed that the Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine is being held by police at unknown detention point..Police allege that BobiWine incited violence among his supporters yesterday on August 14, 2018 when they attacked the president’s convoy and smashed one of the car’s mirror.
MP Robert Kyagulanyi in a scuffle: Courtesy Photo
Others arrested are the aspiring Arua member of Parliament Kassiano Wadri, Gerald Karuhanga and Mityana Municipality Member of Parliament, Francis Zaake Butebi together with a number of supporters.
The singer was picked up by plain clothed security operatives and driven away
Kawuma Yasin, Bobi Wine’s driver was shot dead following the chaos in Arua Municipality final campaigns to replace slain legislator Ibrahim Abiriga.
“Police has shot my driver dead thinking they’ve shot at me. My hotel is now cordoned off by police and SFC,” Bobi Wine said.