Ugandan musician dies after being kidnapped and tortured


Ugandan musician Michael Kalinda popularly known as Ziggy Wine is dead.

The singer who was signed under Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobby Wine’s recording studio succumbed to injuries sustained after a kidnapping incident.

Confirming the news on his social media page, Bobby Wine revealed the singer died on August 4 at Mulango Referral Hospital.

“Our friend Ziggy Wine could not make it. He passed on last night- succumbing to injuries sustained after a horrendous encounter with kidnap & torture. Very painful! He joins other countless Ugandans. As we mourn him, we resolve to work even harder to end this. Rest well brother,” Bobby Wine wrote.


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