Bobi Wine is an artist who has incorporated his talent with.politics and has been a marked man by Museveni’s administration
A renowned global musician and Member of Parliament in Uganda Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine (38) has launched a party.
National Unity Platform (NUP) that will be used by People Power Party to propel him to presidency in the forthcoming Uganda general election.
The election is scheduled to be held in February 2021 against what he terms as the oppressive governance of the current head of state Yoweri Museveni.
The party slogan is ‘People power our power’ and it has received a huge following in the native Uganda.
“Ladies and gentleman, we are yet again gathered here again to launch the People Power Party for another important step in the liberation struggle for our country,” he said.
He added, “In 2018 our legal tried to reserve the name PPP but our efforts were dwarted after we realized the name had ressrved and flagged so that we could not register it and therefore we continued to operate as a political and social movement in our motherland Uganda.
He stated that his mission is to grab the presidency in 2021 and it will be only legal process to overwhelm the Museveni dictatorship.
The Kyadondo East Mp’s National Unity Platform official symbol is the Umbrella.
“In 2019, we went ahead and successfullly changed the name of this political organization from the National Reconciliation and Development Party to the National Unity Platform as a political wing of the People Power Party,” said Kyagulanyi.
Already President Yoweri Museveni (75) who grabbed power in 1986 has collected papers to seek for nomination in 2021 general elections.
The National Resistance Movement spokesperson Rodgers Mulindwa confirmed that already President Museveni will be vying for presidency to extend his term