Viral video does not show Bobi Wine’s wife, son being harassed by Ugandan police ahead of election

Published on 20/01/2021 at 11:00

A video has been shared thousands of times on social media alongside claims that it shows Ugandan police manhandling and stripping the wife of opposition leader Bobi Wine and her son. But this is false: Barbie Wine told AFP Fact Check that she was not the person in the clip. Further investigation of the video also showed that the women were not identical.