OYOGist.com has learned that there has been a wide public outrage over the alleged arrest of popular Nigerian Afro pop singers, Omah Lay and Tems by the Ugandan Police.
The Ugandan Police in a statement released, stated that the Nigerian artistes were arrested following their ignorant act of flouting the Covid-19 guidelines which restricted large public gathering.
The police further stated that the singer was arrested along with the concert organizers on Saturday following an unauthorised concert which was held at the Ddunugu Resort in Munyonyo, Kampala.
Following the arrest, many Nigerians have taken to their various social media platform to condemn the arrest of the Nigerian acts while stating that the Ugandan authorities should immediately release the singers without any string attached.
Below are some reactions by the Nigerian Populace on social media;