Wine, whose real name is Robert Kyagulanyi, was doing a live radio interview with Kenya's Hot 96 FM station when the reported raid took place. Ugandan authorities are yet to comment.
Uganda votes for a new president in January. Popular musician and challenger Bobi Wine wants to build a united coalition. In his way is President Yoweri Museveni, who has ruled with an iron fist for over three decades.
5 Oct 2020
The shooting of Colombian ex-presidential candidate Alvaro Gomez Hurtado in 1995 was widely thought to be the work of his political rivals. But in a letter to a special court for peace, FARC says it was behind the hit.
29 Oct 2019
Ahead of the hearings of the Supreme Court on the 2019 presidential election petition, the All Progressives Congress (APC) alerts Nigerians on a new and sinister plot by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alh. Atiku Abubakar to malign Supreme Court Justices using foreign media organisations.
10 Oct 2019
As Democratic Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren rises in the polls, investors are considering the impact her presidency could have on markets. Bloomberg's Sonali Basak reports on "Bloomberg The Open."
4 Oct 2019
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden assured supporters Wednesday night that his message to President Donald Trump is “I’m not going anywhere” as he laid out his most forceful response to Trump's attacks.
11 Sep 2019
A big day for democracy in Nigeria, as the country awaits with bated breath today's ruling by the Presidential election petitions tribunal on the case filed by the Peoples’ Democratic Party's (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar challenging the outcome of the February presidential elections. For this discussion, Eze Onyekpere Lead director of Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) joins CNBC Africa for more.
15 Jun 2019
John Delaney, Democratic presidential candidate and former U.S. Representative from Maryland, discusses his 2020 presidential campaign with Bloomberg's Joe Weisenthal, Romaine Bostick and Caroline Hyde on "Bloomberg Markets: What'd You Miss?"
25 Feb 2019
As Nigeria heads to the polls CNBC Africa spoke to Former Presidential Candidate, Kowa Party, Remi Sonaiya, for an update of her experience when she cast her vote.
3 Feb 2019
Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has accused the running mate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Peter Obi of giving false information to Nigerians.
21 Jan 2019
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has arrived in Nigeria after his trip to the US.
20 Dec 2018
ANRP Presidential Candidate, Tope Fasua protest at National Assembly.