A case of phone theft SD:REF 29/7/1/2021 was filed at Salama road police station by the observer limited accusing singer Ronald Mayinja of stealing their employee Yudaya Nangonzi’s phone after an interview at his home in Munyonyo.
“After a 2hr- interview at his home in Munyonyo, musician Ronald Mayinja has made of with our reporter’s mobile phone” The observer stated.
Observer explained that Mayinja realised that he went off board and made statements that would bring him trouble with the state.
“He claimed the audio recording was going to land him in trouble with the state,” they added.
According to the observer, Mayinja initially asked the reporter to delete the recordings in vain hence taking off with the phone as well as locking him out of his home with claims that he trasspassed.
“Never mind that he voluntarily agreed to the interview, directed our reporter into the home, sat and talked for 2 hours and 30 minutes,” the observer trash tresspass claims.
They go further to explain that Mayinja later changed his accusations saying that the reporter illegaly took pictures of his naked children hence confiscating and permanently destroying his phone.
“He has since offered to buy our reporter a new mobile phone, saying he has permanently destroyed the old one together with its SD card and SIM card,” the observer said.