Police Wednesday morning fired teargas and live bullets ahead of Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine’s appearance at High Court Mbale.
Press and the public were barred from accessing Mbale High Court premises.
Police heavily deployed around the premises pending the court hearing of the case in which Hon Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu sued the IGP, DPC Mbale, RPC Mbale, OC Mbale and RDC Mbale for illegally blocking him from appearing on BCU radio station in Mbale 3 weeks ago.
Police then fired teargas and live bullets at citizens who gathered outside in solidarity with Bobi Wine.
Some People Power youth were clobbered to bleeding point and others reportedly arrested.