Police has this afternoon arrested Kyadondo East MP Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine and taken to unknown destination.
Bobi Wine was picked up at one of the road Blocks, along Busaabala Road where the MP was stopped from accessing One Love Beach, where the Kyarenga Extra concert was scheduled to take place today. The Kyarenga Extra concert was blocked yesterday by the Police.
Police after firing teargas and rubber bullets at supporters, it broke the window of Bobi Wine’s car and arrested him. We’re yet to establish why he was arrested.
On his social media, Bobi Wine posted a photo of the arrested group in the police van assuring his fans to stay strong .
“Police and the military blocked us from reaching Busabala for our press conference about police brutality, injustice and abuse of authority. A citizen cannot be allowed to access his private property. Museveni!!! They teargassed and beat our people. Many have been arrested. Pepper sprayed. They have been trying to break into our car to arrest me. Now they are clamping our car to drag us away. Stand firm. We shall overcome. #EnoughIsEnough” he posted on his social media.
Police has also arrested the Kyerenga Extra concerts’ organizers Abby Musinguzi commonly known as Abitex, Bajjo and Eddie Ssebuufu commonly known as Eddie Mutwe the personal body guard to MP kyagulanyi.
In the scuffle , Makyindye east member of Parliament! Allan Ssewanyana was seen being man handled by police and thrown away as he fainted.
The director of operations in police Asuman Mugyenyi yesterday issued an order on Easter Sunday afternoon blocking all Bobi Wine concerts saying the organizers failed to meet all the set security guidelines.
Bobi Wine’s right hand man Nubian Li says the legislator has been taken to Naggalama police station.