Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the suspects were picked up from a private residence in Kireka in the wee hours of Sunday morning.
According to Onyango, they received intelligence information about the alleged sex party and planted an informant to keep track of the events.
"Towards midnight the police was notified that the sex game had started and we swung into action. We got the participants redhanded, they have been arrested and detained at Kiira Division police station," said Onyango.
He says the suspects have been charged with disobedience of lawful orders and doing acts that are likely to cause the spread of infectious disease including coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
"On charges of disobedience of lawful orders and doing acts that are likely to cause the spread of infectious disease which is coronavirus. Their files are being prepared and will appear in court tomorrow," added Onyango.
Some of the photos from the party show half-dressed females and men partying with all kinds of drinks of tables. According to the posters for the sex party dubbed ‘Be Mine’, the entrance fee for VIP clients was Shs 50,000 and for the ordinary revellers Shs 30,000.
The poster also provided a phone contact for booking to attend the party. In leaked videos, some of the women are seen inviting men to come for a good time because there are so many women available. Some women are even seen in the bedroom displaying their genitals before the cameras as an incentive.