Protest have began in the capital city of Uganda, Kampala after singer turned politician Bobi Wine was rearrested by police today. The singer via his Twitter page revealed that a protest broke out in his community after he was arrested again by the authorities.
After news of the arrest reached the capital, Bobi Wine’s supporters blocked roads and burned tires, prompting police to fire tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse the protesters. Reports on Twitter claim that several people have been shot and killed by the police and military. “We have not been allowed to see him and we don’t know what is happening,” asserted Joel Ssenyonyi, the spokesman for Wine’s political party, the National Unity Platform.
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