Omah Lay, Tems arrested in Uganda

Omah Lay, Tems Uganda

Florence Uwaeme

Stanley Omah Didia also known as Omah Lay and Temilade Openiyi popularyly known as Tems, have been arrested in Uganda hours shortly after a concert.

Their arrest was made public by a Uganda police assistant superintendent identified as Owoyesigyire on Twitter on Sunday, December 13th.

According to the Ugandan police, they were arrested for violating the Covid-19 rules and regulations and performing at a concert.

Unconfirmed reports on social media claims that the arrest was made following outcry by Ugandan artistes who called out the police for allowing foreigners hold concerts while the locals are denied same privilege.

The Ugandan police department also confirmed the arrest of the organizers of the event and Tems manager, Muyiwa Awomiyi.