Nigerian artistes, Stanley Omah Didia and Temilade Openyi alias Omah Lay and Tems respectively have been arrested in Uganda.
They both faced a Ugandan court on Monday after being charged with “Negligently doing acts likely to spread an infectious diseases.”
Nigerians and some big guns like Wizkid, Burna Boy in the Nigerian music fraternity have expressed their displeasure towards the ongoing treatment against their colleagues and stars in Uganda.
Their hefty support behind the two artists have caught the attention of Ghana’s music icon, Shatta Wale.
Shatta Wale in a post has called out his colleagues and Ghanaians to learn from Nigerians; on how they go all out to support each other.
The Melissa hitmaker believes some people in the industry would have called for his arrest, if he was the one involved it this case.
He tweeted Let’s learn from Nigerians, their current act is what we call love. #FreeOmahLay #FreeTems
Currently the Ugandan authorities have issued a statement detailing what went on and what they are up to.
According to Ugandan Authorities, the Nigerian trio of Stanley Omah Didia alias Omah Lay, Temilade Openyi alias Tems and Muyiwa Awomiyi have been charged to court in Makindye on charges of Negligently doing acts likely to spread an infectious diseases C/S 171 of the Penal Code Act.
The earlier plans of releasing them on police bond, were suspended after their casefile was sanctioned by the Office of the DPP. They were jointly charged with four other Ugandans. All remanded till Wednesday 16.12.2020.