QATAR —Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine, who is a youthful leading opposition figure has warned that the people of Uganda will rise up if [President Yoweri] Museveni tries to rig in the 2021 polls.
Speaking to Aljazeera on Saturday morning, Bobi Wine said the winds of change are sweeping the Continent and that, he expects them to Uganda in 2021.
“I did not say people may rise up. I said people will rise up to claim their country if President Museveni stops us from participating or rigs the election,” Bobi Wine said.
He also revealed that opposition bigwigs are in their advanced stages of agreeing to a single joint candidate ahead of the crucial polls.
“We want to confront the dictatorship with one strong voice,” he said.
Other issues, if elected, Bobi Wine says his administration would put an end to corruption, dictatorship, cleaning the health system that “is sick itself” and education system.
“We want the voice of the people to surpass the voice of the guns. We want to put an end to dictatorship and install civilian authority. We want to revive the education system and awaken the healthcare system. We want to return the rule of law and dignity to the people of Uganda. We want to unite our people that have been divided along ethnic lines, social class, political party lines. We want to create an environment where Ugandans in America, Europe, etc feel blessed return and rebuild their country,” Bobi Wine said when asked about his plans for Uganda.
Bobi Wine has also vowed to continue the struggle for freedom in Uganda despite state restrictions and intimidation.
He maintained his stance to fight on alongside the youth, urging them to stand up for what they believe in and never to give up until they get the freedom and dignity they deserve.
“Am going to continue the fight for freedom and it is the fight we must either win or die trying,” Bobi Wine told Aljazeera.
Bobi Wine is currently in Arab world, where he also held a massive music concert on Friday night.