Today, The people of Uganda from different communities matched out for the freedom of Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu Known as Bobi Wine
Bobi wine was arrested on Tuesday in the town of Arua where he was campaigning for an opposition candidate for today’s by-election. The arrest comes after an incident in which security officers shot his driver dead.
Who’s Bobi wine Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu also known as Bobi Wine, is a Ugandan politician, businessman, entrepreneur, philanthropist, musician and actor, better known by the stage name Bobi Wine. As of 11 July 2017, he serves as the member of parliament representing Kyaddondo East constituency in Wakiso District, in Uganda’s Central Region.
Bobi Wine is often outspoken about political and social issues in Uganda, and has, as a result, provoked controversy. Wine has a long-standing competition / animosity toward fellow Ugandan musician Bebe Cool, who has sung in support of long-time Ugandan President Museveni and his ruling NRM party; while Wine has supported opposition interests.
Bobi wine has been in detention for a week now and the people of Uganda has been crying out to the Government on different social media platforms for his release, but the government turns deaf hears to their demands.
Do Government has right to arrest anyone campaigning for an opposition party??