Bobi Wine

Origin : Uganda
Instrument :
Styles : Bongo Flava
Official Site : Bobi Wine
Other informations : Biography

News about Bobi Wine

Uganda's pop star MP speaks to BBC Africa from the US, where he has been receiving medical treatment.
Source : BBC News | 2018-09-06 11:32:04.0
A young MP facing treason charges is allegedly detained while attempting to board a plane.
Source : news.bbc.co.uk | 2018-08-30 23:20:39.0
Uganda popular musician-turned-politician Bobi Wine, who is facing treason charges, has been granted bail
Source : news.bbc.co.uk | 2018-08-27 19:21:17.0
The young MP is facing treason charges for his alleged role in the stoning of a presidential car.
Source : BBC News | 2018-08-27 17:11:52.0
Afrobeats MP Bobi Wine is shaking the political establishment in Uganda, where Yoweri Museveni has been leader for decades.
Source : news.bbc.co.uk | 2018-08-25 01:19:13.0
Bobi Wine is a major critic of Uganda’s long-serving president, and is popular among many of its educated youth who cannot find work there.
Source : International Herald Tribune | 2018-08-24 04:44:36.0
Bobi Wine is a major critic of Uganda’s long-serving president, and is popular among many of its educated youth who cannot find work there.
Source : International Herald Tribune | 2018-08-24 04:44:36.0
Bobi Wine is charged in a civilian court after a military court earlier dropped charges against him.
Source : BBC News | 2018-08-23 11:55:15.0
A petition condemns Afrobeats MP Bobi Wine's "vicious" treatment in custody after his arrest last week.
Source : news.bbc.co.uk | 2018-08-22 21:08:37.0
Soldiers were caught on film hitting a photographer covering a protest over the arrest of an MP.
Source : BBC News | 2018-08-21 19:12:57.0
[Monitor] Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu popularly known as Bobi Wine has joined hundreds of funs in the entertainment industry to mourn comedian Alex Lumu Ssempala, popularly known by his stage name King Kong.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-06-19 08:43:19.0
[Observer] The High court in Kampala has asked for written submissions in a case in which Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine sued the government for the cancellation of his music concerts last year.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-06-05 10:16:38.0
[Fahamu] His soaring popularity comes from his strong repertoire of protest music that forcefully speaks truth to power. If Bobi Wine's new body of artistic work has a singular thrust, it is that people can fully enjoy their inalienable rights only for as long as they are willing to fight for them. It is a battle he is prepared for in any way possible, including exchanging punches if need be.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-12-08 10:49:22.0
[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Following his defeat in the Forum For Democratic Change (FDC) presidential elections, Maj.Gen Mugisha Muntu will outline his future plans in a press briefing today.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-11-29 07:07:33.0
[Monitor] Kampala -Police blocked Kyadondo East MP, Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine from holding music concert in Kiryandongo District on grounds that he did not notify them.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-11-21 08:28:34.0
[Observer] Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has sued the Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander, Frank Mwesigwa and government for cancelling his music shows.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-20 07:49:04.0
[Independent (Kampala)] Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine on Thursday rushed to the Civil Division of the Kampala High Court to challenge a ban imposed on his musical shows by the Uganda Police. He says he has lost sh300 million as a result of the ban.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-20 07:37:44.0
[Monitor] Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu popularly known as Bobi Wine has sued government and Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander Frank Mwesigwa after police banned him from performing at live music concerts.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-19 12:18:05.0
[Monitor] Police have stopped Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine from performing at live music concerts until investigations into his conduct at recent events are completed.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-18 13:33:35.0
[Observer] Your Excellency, once again I thank you for the humility and democratic spirit that allows you to respond to people like Bobi Wine (Robert Kyagulanyi) that you would ignore without losing anything.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-16 08:57:02.0
[Observer] Mr President, I read your recent rant about the uninformed and arrogant way in which MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine and his group behaved at the Mandela Memorial day at Makerere.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-13 08:47:01.0
[Observer] In a feat of pure excitement, in one of his victory speeches, singer-cum-politician Bobi Wine (Robert Kyagulanyi) thrilled his sweetheart, Barbie, that he will not die before making her first lady.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-06 13:48:35.0
[Fahamu] Ugandan dictator Yoweri Museveni is on the warpath against leaders and citizens who are resisting his attempt to rule the East African nation for life. One of those targeted is outspoken popular musician-cum-politician Kyaluganyi Ssentamu a.k.a Bobi Wine, who recounts here recent threats to his life.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-06 13:44:14.0
[Observer] Dragged by plainclothes soldiers out of parliament last week, Kyadondo East MP ROBERT KYAGULANYI SSENTAMU aka Bobi Wine has appealed to speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga to use her position to save the country from a life presidency.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-06 13:16:41.0
[Monitor] Kampala -Immigrations office is to search the office and home of the former communications personnel for Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu alias Bobi Wine.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-06 13:16:22.0
[Independent (Kampala)] In the thick of Uganda's current political tensions, artists from across Africa and the diaspora have come to Kampala for a "Your Music Your Voice" 2017 event to collaborate and discuss their common goal of advocating for social justice in their respective countries.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-04 13:46:29.0
[Independent (Kampala)] Music and politics will come together in Kampala on October 3rd and 4th at the "Your Music, Your Voice" event.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-10-04 11:48:54.0
The MPs say they were targeted because they oppose the scrapping of the presidential age limit.
Source : BBC News | 2017-10-03 12:59:08.0
[Monitor] Kampala -After being hosted on Al Jazeera television last evening, Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Mr Robert Kyagulanyi Sssntamu popularly known as Bobi Wine has spoken out on what he feels about what happened in Parliament on Wednesday.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-09-29 16:59:47.0
[Monitor] Television personality Ms Justine Nameere has accused Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine of reckless driving and "showbizzing" following Tuesday's events at Parliament.
Source : AllAfrica | 2017-09-28 09:14:01.0