Ever upcoming artiste Geoffrey Kigozi well known as Geo Steady has been arrested for failing to pay 40 million shillings to the Late Elly Wamala’s family for reproducing Viola song.
The arrest was executed on Wednesday by Katwe Police station officers after Elly Wamala’s widow who is known by names Druscira Namuli reported the case at the station.
Druscira Namuli further accused Geo Steady for stealing CDs that contained the late Elly Wamala’s songs.
Geoffrey Kigozi told police that he was shocked when the widow asked her to pay 40 million shillings yet he had agreed with Phiona Mukasa (Elly Wamala’s daughter) on the conditions of redoing Viola song.
Benon Ayebare the officer in charge of investigations at Katwe police station said that a case of copyright infringement has been open against Kigozi and the case number is SDREF/39/10/12/2013.
Geoffrey Kigozi was later released as investigations are still going on.
Geo Steady has songs like Kumpi, Kyewankola, African girl, Am in love, Ntunulira, Nzira, Tondeka, Omukwano gwo, Ntwale ani, Gumira kunze and many more