Presidential aspirant, Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine has asked police and its sister security agencies to protect his supporters as he heads to Kyambogo sports ground for nomination on tomorrow.
According to the Kyadondo East MP, Kyagulanyi, police should accord his supporters the same courtesy they did to supporters of President Museveni before, during and after nomination on today.
According to police, Bobi Wine will be escorted by Uganda Police Force with a lead traffic vehicle/ motorcycle to the nomination venue with his team as per Electoral Commission guidelines.
During and after President Museveni’s nomination, NRM supporters were seen gathered and in processions along Jinja road and Entebbe road, among others to show support for their candidate despite police warnings.
Meanwhile, Police in Mbarara have blocked the supporters of NRM who had planned for a procession in celebration of the nomination of their candidate President Museveni.
Supporters had started the procession at pelican hotel, but reaching Mankhnsing Street police blocked them and ordered them to disperse.
Thes NRm diehards were led by the NRM flag bearer for City woman member of parliament Bonny Kiconco Mutungi who said that they have started drumming support for their presidential candidate.