The proposed boycott has been trending on social media through the hashtag #BoycottUgandaCranes after authorities cancelled Bobi Wine's music concert at Mandela National Stadium in Namboole. Bobi Wine has called for calm and asked Ugandans to keep the love and support the Uganda national team.
Bobi Wine Asks Fans to Abandon Cranes Boycott Plan
Monitor, 22 October 2018
Ugandan pop star Robert Kyagulanyi popularly known as Bobi Wine has urged his fans to continue supporting Uganda Cranes saying "these young men, just like most of us work hard to… Read more »
#BoycottUgandaCranes - Bobi Wine Comes to the Defense of Cranes
Nairobi News, 23 October 2018
Ugandan MP Bobi Wine has defended the country's national football team amid growing wave for a national boycott of its African Cup of Nations qualifier match. Read more »
The popular singer-cum-MP has accused the police of blocking him from holding a concert scheduled for this weekend. The police claim that the organisers did not make proper ... Read more »
AllAfrica publishes around 600 reports a day from more than 150 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.
Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.
AllAfrica is a voice of, by and about Africa - aggregating, producing and distributing 600 news and information items daily from over 150 African news organizations and our own reporters to an African and global public. We operate from Cape Town, Dakar, Abuja, Monrovia, Nairobi and Washington DC.