Ugandan presidential candidate suspends campaigns


Ugandan presidential candidate, Mugisha Muntu, has suspended campaigns until other opposition candidates who were arrested on Wednesday are released.

Mr Muntu called for the release of Robert Kyagulanyi, popularly known as Bobi Wine, and Patrick Amuriat.

The two candidates were arrested separately during their campaigns.

The arrest of Bobi Wine has sparked protests in the country that have led to the death of three people.

Mr Muntu asked the government not to be reckless during the campaign period as the situation was volatile: