Uganda President Has Bobi Wine Allies Singing a New Tune?

Social media was abuzz when a photo of President Yoweri Museveni and Lucky Bosmic Otim shaking hands emerged - shocking fans who thought it was all thanks to photoshop. Bosmic, an ally of Bobi Wine and a People Power vocal coordinator and kingpin in Acholi sub-region, has been a critic of Museveni's "bad rule" and leadership through his songs for years. In October 2019, Museveni appointed singer Mark Bugembe also known as Buchman as his adviser on Ghetto affairs, a move Bobi Wine, who is the self-declared "ghetto president" slammed. So just how do these People Power music stars end up at the feet of President Museveni?

President Yoweri Museveni greets Mark Bugembe, alias Buchaman (left), Bobi Wine’s former vice president in the music recording outfit, Fire Base Crew (file photo).

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