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Ugandan police detain popstar MP Bobi Wine

Ugandan police detain popstar MP Bobi Wine

Ugandan police detained pop star-turned-MP Bobi Wine on Monday after shutting down one of his concerts and firing tear gas at his fans, the singer's wife and supporters said.

Uganda's pop star MP rearrested at Entebbe airport

Uganda's pop star MP rearrested at Entebbe airport

Robert Kyagulanyi was released on bail on Monday but seized by police on Thursday evening at Entebbe airport, outside the capital Kampala.

Teargas, warning shots as Ugandans protest MP arrest

Teargas, warning shots as Ugandans protest MP arrest

Ugandan police and soldiers closed off parts of Kampala for several hours on Monday and fired teargas and shots into the air to break up protests over the arrest of a prominent opposition lawmaker.