The Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Mutebi II has joined hundreds of people sympathizing with the embattled Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Hon. Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine who was brutalized and later arrested by security operatives in the Northern Town of Arua.
In a message delivered by the Kingdom official Owk. Emmanuel Ssendawula to the lawmaker’s Wife Barbra Itungo Kyagulanyi, Kabaka praised the mother of four for tirelessly supporting the husband and inspiring him.
Kabaka added that the Kingdom is aware about the trying times the family is going through and begged the family to stand firm since they are behind them.
Kyagulanyi is among the 34 people arrested in Arua following the ugly events of Monday 13th August 2018 as the campaigns came to a close, a crowd in an procession is alleged to have pelted stones at the convoy of H.E the President breaking the rear glass window of one of the cars and later one person was shot dead in this whole fracas.
Among others arrested is the newly elected Arua Municipality lawmaker Hon. Kassiano Wadir, Jinja East MP Hon. Paul Mweru, Hon. Gerald Karuhanga (Ntungamo municipality), Hon. Francis Zaake (Mityana), former MP Mike Mabike, Activist Kasule Ismail among others and all these are facing treason charges.