Security officials have on Friday 24/07/2020 morning raided a Kampala based local radio station (Radio Simba) and arrestedsome of its staff membders kanown as Bizonto.
It is alleged that this comedy group is being Arrested for touching into the Lion's open mouth in a comedy political skit. According to sources, they were rounded off by security operatives at their work place, each of them grabbed by the collar, dumped in the standby police van and drove away at a high speed to unknown destination.
In the clip, the four hilarious chaps, Julius Sserwanja alias Kidomoole, Maliseeri Mbabaali, Uncle Luyuguumo, Ssabakaaki Peter and Gold Ki Matono Opeto , dressed in their usual ‘blue and white uniform’ mockingly name Uganda’s top leaders and advises parents and kids to pray for them.
They claim that they did this in order to teach the kids who are now home with their parents.
Let’s pray for the nation and those people who lead us…if you don’t know them let us remind you since you are home with the kids. Tell the kids that Mr. Y.K Museveni is the president and should always be prayed for”, they asserts before Naming Security chief, General Eli Tumwine, Army commander Gen. Muhoozi, Deputy Inspector Gen. of Police, Sabiti Muzeyi, Commissioner General of Prisons can. Dr. Johnson Omuhunde Rwashote Byabashaija, CMI chief Abel Kandiho, ISO boss Kaka Bagyenda and many others.
Apparently the five are charged with promoting tribalism which is allegedly exhibited in their clip.
These tribal talks are not a new thing in the comedy industry as this has been the focal point of all jokes cracked by comedians both on radio, television and on comedy shows.
Uganda Police is yet to release an official statement on the matter.
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