Singer cum politician Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu aka Bobi Wine was baptized a new name by the people of Mbarara as one of their own and now he is known as Musinguzi.
The National Unity Platform (NUP) presidential candidate Bobi Wine shook Mbarara city, leaving security personnel who had been deployed to keep him at bay overwhelmed and his supporters, yearning for more.
Kyagulanyi had gone to Mbarara to officially launch his manifesto but it has become the practice, there was heavy security deployment and a cloud of anxiety hang over Kakyeka stadium where the event was held.
His supporters also gave him an Ankole name, “Musinguzi” and handed a traditional stool and spear as a sign of confidence in his leadership.
The name is also as a symbol of acceptance and support towards the 2021 presidential elections.
Bobi Wine was given the name during the launch of his presidential manifesto which took place in Kakyeeka stadium, Mbarara on Saturday.
Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu aka Bobi Wine alias Musinguzi