Ugandan MP Bobi Wine recounts day of chaos in Arua

Robert Kyagulanyi - alias Bobi Wine - appears at the High Court in Gulu, northern Uganda, on August 27, 2018. He is credited with the revival of the red beret in the region. PHOTO | AFP

What you need to know:

  • Mr Kyagulanyi, Francis Zaake and Kassiano Wadri were embroiled in a spat with security agents during by-election campaigns for the Arua Municipality seat.
  • Mr Museveni had gone to Arua to campaign for his National Resistance Movement party candidate, Ms Nusura Tiperu.
  • Up to now, that is one experience that haunts me; that I could hear a woman cry for help yet I was so vulnerable and helpless. I could not help her.

Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, alias Bobi Wine, who was tortured and detained by Ugandan security agencies and later charged with treason has narrated his ordeal.

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