By Henry Iheanacho
Nigerian artiste, Omah Didia popularly known as Omah Lay has finally spoken out after he was arrested in Uganda for his participation at a concert.
CorrectNG reported earlier that Omah Lay was arrested by the Ugandan Police Force for flouting COVID-19 rules by making an appearance at a concert in the country.
Police mouthpiece attached to Kampala Metropolitan area, Luke Owoysigyire confirmed that Omah Lay was arrested together with the manager of the venue where he held the event as well as the events manager that contracted him.
“Nigerian Artist Omah lay has been arrested by Katwe police, the manager of the venue, Dungu Ivan and the Events manager, Prim Kasana are also in custody. More details to follow,” Owoyesigire said.
His arrest follows a public outcry by Ugandan entertainers who castigated the Police for allowing international artistes to hold concerts while the local ones are denied.
Omah Lay, who spoke via a tweet on his official handle, confirmed that he’s with the Ugandan Police Force.
He said all the issues will be sorted out and added that things will be fine.
”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.