Bobi Wine protests: Police say death toll is now seven

Traders carry a woman allegedly shot during a scuffle between police and protesters on Nasser Road in Kampala. PHOTO/MICHAEL KAKUMIRIZI

What you need to know:

  • Uganda Red Cross said Wednesday evening that their response team had rescued over 30 people from the riots and referred them to different health facilities

Police have said the death toll in yesterday’s protests that broke out following the arrest of presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine, is now seven with 45 people nursing injuries.

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