Ugandan musician, activist, actor and politician
Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu (born 12 February 1982), known by his stage name Bobi Wine, is a Ugandan politician, singer, actor and businessman. He has been a member of the Parliament of Uganda since 2017. He is the leader of the People Power, Our Power movement. He is a known critic of President Yoweri Museveni.
|Member of Parliament for Kyadondo County East|
|Assumed office |
11 July 2017
|Prime Minister||Ruhakana Rugunda|
|Preceded by||Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda|
Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu
12 February 1982
|Political party||National Unity Platform|
Barbie Itungo Kyagulanyi (m. 2011)
In June 2019, he announced his candidacy for the 2021 Ugandan presidential election. He lost the election on January 14, 2021 to President Museveni.
- ↑ "Bobi Wine Biography, Early Life, Age, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth". Information Guide Africa. Retrieved 2021-01-15.
- ↑ "Uganda's pop star sworn-in as lawmaker". The East African. Nairobi. 11 July 2017. Archived from the original on 11 July 2017. Retrieved 11 July 2017.
- ↑ URN. "Can 'People Power' change Uganda's political fortune?". The Observer - Uganda. Retrieved 29 November 2018.
- ↑ Akinwotu, Emmanuel; Okiror, Samuel (16 January 2021). "Museveni declared election winner in Uganda as rival Bobi Wine alleges fraud". The Guardian.