Nigerian singer, Omah Lay has confirmed that he was arrested by the police in Uganda on Saturday.

 

NigerianEye had reported that the singer was arrested forflouting COVID-19 protocols while performing on Saturday night at a concertheld at Speke Resort.

 

The deputy police spokesman, Kampala Metropolitan said the singer was picked by Katwe police, together with the venue manager Ivan Dungu and events manager Prim Kasana.

 

However, the singer in a post via his Twitter account on Sunday said everything will be alright and efforts are being made to ensure his release.

 

“Yes I’m with the Ugandan police. Something about the show from last night.

 

“Everything would be fine. Oluwa na him comfort me,” he said.