Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine has been granted non cash bail by the Iganga Magistrates Court. after spending two nights at the infamous Nalufenya Police Station.
Kyagulanyi was also ordered to strictly follow the coronavirus Standard operating procedures and abide by the electoral commission and Ministry of Health guidelines on coronavirus.
“I am not here because I committed a crime. I am here because I offered myself to lead Ugandans into ending 35 years of a dictatorship,” Robert Kyagulanyi said while appearing before court on Friday.
Kyagulanyi is set to reappear at the same court on 18th December 2020 at 2020.
Kyagulanyi, who is challenging President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in the country’s coming elections, was on Wednesday arrested in Luuka District where he was due to hold a campaign. He was later detained at Nalufenya police station in Jinja District.
According to police, Kyagulanyi was arrested for flouting the Electoral commission and Ministry of Health guidelines on coronavirus.
This later sparked off protests around the country by people who were demanding for his release. This has left many causalities injured and dead as the protests continue.