Nigerian singer Omar Lay has been arrested by Katwe police following his music concert in Uganda.
According to reports, the singer was arrested by Katwe Police in Uganda along side the Managerof the venue identified as Dungu Ivanand the events manager Prim Kasanaare also in custody. The singer is allegedly accused of performing in a large congregation which is the against the COVID-19 guideline in Uganda.
The concert took place on Saturday after the singer and organizers was warned from performing at the concert.
The assistant Superintendent of police and deputy police spokesman of Kampala police in Uganda in a statement released on Twitter, wrote;
“Nigerian Artist Omah lay has been arrested by katwe police, the managerof the venue one Dungu Ivanand the Events manager Prim Kasanaare also in custody. More details to follow.
“Temilade Openiyi Aka Ms Tems (Artist) also been arrested with her manager Muyiwa Awomiyi”