Uganda: Bobi Wine Files Recent Proof in Case Towards Museveni

Mr Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, has filed further proof in the Supreme Court docket to bolster his election petition animated President Museveni’s victory.

Within the brand new proof filed sooner than court on the weekend, the Nationwide Unity Platform (NUP) presidential candidate breaks down a few incidents where Mr Museveni changed into as soon as allegedly either at as soon as or circuitously bribing voters with money or field matter rewards contrary to the Presidential Elections Act.

The alleged bribery incidents came about below the presidential initiative on wealth introduction.

Mr Museveni allegedly outmoded govt sources to campaign when he triggered the disbursement of cash to Emyooga initiative to handbook the beneficiaries and capture their enhance, gave Shs10m as condolence to the family of leisurely Rashid Sewali in Hoima Metropolis with the intent of influencing them to vote him.

Mr Kyagulanyi also alleges that Mr Museveni gave Shs300,000 to every of the 70626 village local council committees for distribution all by contrivance of the election time, which changed into as soon as intended to handbook them to vote him.

He further alleges that Mr Museveni gave musician Ronald Mayinja, a ragged NUP member, a automobile and numerous items to dissuade him from campaigning for him and also gave Mr Andrew Mukasa Alfonse, alias Bajjo, a music promoter who had been campaigning for him.

He said Bajjo stopped campaigning for him and started canvassing votes for Mr Museveni.

Other of us Kyagulanyi alleges that Museveni bribed consist of singer Bosmic Otim, a ragged coordinator of NUP’s activities in northern space who changed into as soon as given a Toyota employ-up.

Others are Mr Jasper Ayebare , a ragged NUP parliamentary candidate in Rubanda East and coordinator of NUP in Kigezi Sub-space, who bought a tractor and a job in Inner Security Organisation.

Mr Kyagulanyi also alleges that Mr Museveni, all by contrivance of the election duration, gave a ragged NUP supporter Jennifer Nakangubi, aka Fat Select, money, automobile and numerous items to withdraw her enhance for the occasion.

Others consist of Mr Arshburg Kato, his ragged buddy and a social media influencer, who changed into as soon as given five cows and numerous items to enhance Mr Museveni.

He also lists numerous officers who had been NUP candidates for numerous positions or mobilisers in numerous facets of the nation who had been allegedly bribed by Mr Museveni.

Court docket will convene the next day (Tuesday) to think whether to undertake or reject the brand new proof.

In a connected trend, the pre-listening to of Mr Kyagulanyi’s election petition will doubtless be held on Thursday.

The events are expected to specify the components they need court to resolve all by contrivance of the listening to. Court docket can even location the listening to date for the petition.

Within the meantime, the Judiciary has changed its earlier feature to hear petition in a lodge.

The petition will now be heard on the Supreme Court docket premises in Kololo, Kampala. The judiciary cited rate cutting .

When this reporter visited the court on the weekend, two gigantic tents had been erected in the compound.

Within the muse, the Judiciary management had proposed to support the listening to at a lodge for applications of making skedaddle social distancing.

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