Nabilah arrested in Kasangati


National Unity Platform (NUP) flag bearer for Kampala Capital City Lord Mayorship Hon. Nabilah Nagayi was Wednesday arrested by the Police in Kasangati.

According to the party, Nagayi had gone to check on her comrades currently detained at Kasangati police.

She was instead detained as well.

This stemmed from riots at Bobi Wine’s home in Magere, Kasangati following his arrest on Tuesday.

His supporters started rioting and pelting security personnel with stones.


One police officer No. 70106 PPC Robert Hasahya was hit on the head with a stone by a National Unity Platform (NUP) supporter.

John Baptist Nsamba, the Gobolola Internal Security Officer (GISO) for Kasangati, was beaten up by the NUP demonstrators, his Samsung smart phone and money Shs120,000 was robbed by the the demonstrators.

A police vehicle registration Number UP 2393 windscreen was smashed.

A Military Police vehicle was damaged.

The Independent Electoral Commission escort vehicle registration number UG0948B that was given to Hon. Kyagulanyi was also damaged.

Security team used teargas to disperse the already charged crowd.

The perpetrators of violence were arrested and detained at Kasangati Police on charges of inciting
Violence, assault and malicious damage.

Eleven suspects were arrested in Magere Kasangati alone, said SP Patrick Onyango, PRO KMP.



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