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Death Toll from Free Bobi Wine Protests Rises to 37

At least 37 people have been confirmed dead following the Wednesday country wide riots against the arrest of National Unity Platform - NUP presidential candidate Robert Ssentongo Kyagulanyi. Kyagulanyi was arrested and detained at Nalufeenya after he flouted Covid-19 Standard Operating Procedures as he campaigned in Luuka, Eastern Uganda. According to the

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PHOTOS: Police Deploys in Kamwokya as Fresh Protests Erupt Over Bobi Wine Re-Arrest

Police has been deployed heavily in Kamwokya, a Kampala suburb, to restore calm following a protest by a group of angry youth over the re-arrest of Kyadondo East Member of Parliament and musician Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine. Bobi Wine was on Thursday evening as blocked from boarding a flight at

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CDF Muhoozi Orders Arrest of Soldiers Who Assaulted Journalists

Chief of Defence Forces Gen. David Muhoozi has ordered the arrest and punishment of soldiers who assaulted journalists during the #FreeBobiWine protests in Kampala on Monday. The UPDF soldiers yesterday arrested and assualted Reuters photojournalist James Akena and NTV’s Juma Kirya, Ronald Galiwango and Alfred Ochwo from The Observer among others. UPDF spokesperson Brig

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