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Security raids Bobi Wine hotel in Bugiri ahead of the poll

by Odongo Christopher

Bobi Wine during previous arrest in Kampla.

Security personnel have have taken control of Bugiri poll as voting draws nears according to the reports.

Today Wednesday is the last campaign day in the newly created municipalities and voters will chose their representatives on Friday this week.

According to musician Bobi Wine who doubles as Kyadondo East member of parliament, the planet  hotels Bugiri in which he residing in has been surrounded by state operatives who later arrested several of his teams found at the hotel  and taken them to unknown locations.

“My Hotel in Bugiri is now surrounded by the military, many of my team members are arrested.” Bobi Wine said.
Bobi wine whose real name is Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu has been leading campaign team for JEEMA president who is also a candidate in Bugiri poll Asuman Basalirwa.
Bobi Wine added that JEEMA flag bearer Asuman Basilirwa home in Bugiri has also been surrounded by security operatives.
“Asumani Basaalirwa’s home in Bugiri also surrounded by the military now.” Bobi Wine added.
According to reports, several youths who were at the forefront of drumming supports for Basalirwa team have been arrested by operatives.
A source within the hotel told us that the room in which Bobi Wine had booked was searched by security operatives who were looking for him but they failed to locate him because he had taken cover somewhere.
The source added that on confirming that he is not in the hotel, the security personnel left and Bobi Wine came back to resume his his bed.
President Youweri Museveni who is also ruling party chairman is expected to camp in Bugiri today to campaign for NRM flag bearer John Francis Oketcho.
This week we reported the plots by military  of plot by police to keep Bobi Wine out of Bugiri campaign accusing him of inciting youths against the ruling party. In our story NRM plots to arrest Bobiwine revealed, we explains how NRM intelligence is trying to lock out the Ghetto president out of Bugiri campaign trails.
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