Monday October 8th 2018
By Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante
The Greater Bushenyi Regional Police spokesperson Martial Tumusiime has finally come out to shade light in the arrest and detention of three top FDC officials in Sheema North By election today afternoon.
Martial told www.mknewslink.com that the three were arrested at different polling stations for three election offences; Inciting Violence, Voter Bribery and Campaigning at polling stations.
Stanley Katembeyi, the Mbarara FDC chairman was arrested at Masheruka polling station, according to Martial, Mr.Katembeyi was campaigning for Guma Nuwagaba of FDC which is against the law.
Former Bushenyi Ishaka MP Odo Tayebwa was arrested at Katooma polling station for allegedly inciting violence at the same polling station.
Kiiza Simprisio was arrested from Kabutsye Polling station while bribing voters to vote for Guma Nuwagaba. They have now been released on police bond after recording statements.
Whereas voting ended at 4pm, tallying is underway and www.mknewslink.com will give all the results from all polling stations soonest. Just keep logged in to your number one news channel.
Source: www.mknewslink.com a greater western Uganda news website