Uganda presidential candidate Bobi Wine arrested - reports
Uganda’s National Unity Platform (NUP ) presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, alias Bobi Wine, has been arrested.
Mr Kyagulanyi was arrested on Wednesday afternoon and was being driven to a police station in Kalangala Island area, according to the Daily Monitor.
The official Twitter account of the singer-turned-politician also announced the arrest.
“Bobi Wine and his entire campaign team arrested in Kalangala! Media blocked – Admin,” read a tweet on the handle.
Daily Monitor reports that efforts are currently underway to have the NUP candidate airlifted to Kampala from Kalangala Island.