Besigye Arrested, Released

FDC Presidential candidate Rtd Col Dr Kizza Besigye was yesterday detained and later released by the police.

Besigye was arrested at Mulago roundabout as he headed for prayers at the party headquarters in Najjanankumbi along Entebbe road.

His car was towed to Kiira road police station where he was briefly detained before being transferred to Naggalama Police station.

He was charged with unlawful procession before securing a police bond.

“Just released from Naggalama Police. Charged with Unlawful Procession! Left home with one vehicle & never disembarked,” Besigye tweeted yesterday evening.