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Uganda: Opposition politician detained; signs of torture

, Index number: AFR 59/8963/2018

On 14 August, Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine, a Ugandan singer turned politician, was arrested and later charged with unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition on 16 August. While being arrested, he was physically assaulted with visible injuries and swelling on his face and body.

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