From pop-star to the leading political opposition for the presidency of Uganda, Bobi Wine’s life is a force to bee reckoned with.
Hon. Kyagulanyi Ssentamu Robert, also known by his stage name Bobi Wine, is a 40-year-old Ugandan singer, musician, actor and activist; he’s an artist-turned-politician who, by popular acclaim, heads the generational and transformational People Power Movement which is a resistance pressure group formed in 2018 to unite Ugandans across the globe on issues such as ending human rights abuse, corruption, redefining the rule of law, restoring dignity and rebuilding lives. Hon. Kyagulanyi Ssentamu is the current President of the National Unity Platform (NUP), a political arm of the People Power Movement, and was the National Unity Platform presidential flag-bearer in the January 2021 general elections which were the most violent elections that the country has ever witnessed.