The National Unity Platform (NUP) presidential candidate Kyagulanyi Ssentamu Robert aka Bobi Wine’s supporters have been showered with teargas in Namutumba as they trailed with him a head of today’s campaign rally.
Bobi Wine is scheduled to address his supporters in Budaka, Manafwa and Kubuku district, an area known for growing rice.
The Kyadondo East MP who has faced ruthless police and army officers since the kicking off of presidential campigns, kick-started his journey with prayers at his Magere based home following the suspension of his campaign trails.
Bobi halted his campaign trails after the head of his security only known as Kati accorded to him by the Electoral commission, Music producer Dan Magic were teargassed and hurt during campaign trails in Kayunga.
Following the Tuesday scuffle in Kayunga, the MP engaged the Electoral commission over continuous harassments and killing of his supporters. The singer, fellow musician Ali Bukeni acquired bullet proof vest following the gun down of a number his supporters.
The singer was welcomed by hundreds of his supporters who stood on the road sides to wave at him as he moves to converse for support in the Kubuku.
Along the way in Namutumba, Police fired teargas to disperse crowds that were trailing him.