Bobi Wine’s International presser for Thursday – says Lawyer Amsterdam


In deep thoughts and pain - Bobi Wine while appearing before the Army Court last month.

The entire world will on Thursday know the latest news regarding the health condition of Ugandan pop-star turned politician, Bobi Wine.

His International Lawyer, Robert Amsterdam of Amsterdam $ Partners LLP announced the planned press conference taking place at Washington DC.

Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine who left for United States for specialized medical treatment last week after he was allegedly tortured by Ugandan security forces after arrest and while in detention, is expected to attend.

Robert Amsterdam tweeted on Wednesday: “Washington DC press conference with MP Robert Kyagulanyi @HEBobiWine is scheduled for 10AM EST tomorrow, 6 Sept. Livestream link will be shared. If you are a local member of media, please submit invite request to our contact page.”

Tweet by Bobi Wine’s Lawyer

Bobi Wine was arrested on the 14 August in Arua by those he said were Special Forces Command [SFC] a day after his colleague MPs like Kassiano Wadri, Gerald Karuhanga, Paul Mwiru, former MP, Mike Mabike and dozens of other civilians were already arrested by police.

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Wine was arrested and isolated from his colleagues for days after Police say he was found with illegal firearms and rounds of ammunition.

His arrest came after security said he masterminded the stoning of President Museveni’s convoy on the 13, August in Arua, the last day of campaigns ahead of Arua Municipality MP by-election on the 15, August.

The Kyandondo East MP, Bobi Wine faces treason charges with 32 other Ugandans in the Civil Court.


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