KAMPALA – The windscreen of the vehicle belonging to Dr Kizza Besigye has been broken as police arrested him following the Force’s blocking of an FDC assembly at Namboole Stadium on Monday morning.
Dr Besigye was arrested for leading a procession of FDC supporters on their way to the party headquarters in Najjanankumbi after police blocked their national assembly at Namboole.
Party leaders were met by anti-riot police trucks as they sought to access the stadium for the meeting where the party spokesman was also to address the press at 11am.
When they were blocked, the party supporters, including Dr Besigye then started marching from Namboole heading towards town as they sought to go to the party headquarters
But police intercepted them and fired teargas, ordering Dr Besigye to get out of his car. When he refused, the cops smashed the windscreen of his car before pulling him out.
They took him to a waiting police vehicle and drove to an unknown destination.