Why Luzira Prisoners Chose Bobi Wine to be their New President

Luzira Prisoners
Luzira Prisoners (Courtesy Image)

As the saying goes that when ‘luck strikes into your life, you should use it effectively,’ the narrative is equivalent to incarcerated MP Bobi Wine who has been voted in as the new Luzira Prison President.

Accordingly, after inmates had organised to elect their president yesterday, unaware that Bobi Wine would soon join them following the successful nominations that were carried out on Easter and campaigns respectively.

However, the dynamics and the mood had to change on Monday morning hours to the election after rumors surfaced through that Bobi Wine could soon be in Luzira having been arrested on his way to the CID headquarters.

Bobi Wine
Bobi Wine

This propelled one of his agents in Luzira Prison a one Bazito to quickly petition the Electoral Commission and to include the gladiator on the ballot.

Bazito could later mobilise fellow inmates to vote in favor of the Kyadondo East legislator thereby beating fellow candidates mention Dr. Bagendo and Kifeesi with a 90percent victory despite arriving at Luzira after voting had taken place.

It is alleged that after his arrival partying kick started as prisoners began chanting, “President Bobi Wine… President Bobi Wine” as they danced to the his Kyarenga hit song till dawn.