The US State Department has called for "independent, credible, impartial, and thorough investigations" into "many credible reports" of irregularities in Uganda's general election last week. Long-time leader Yoweri Museveni was re-elected for a sixth term amid accusations of vote fraud by his main rival Bobi Wine.
Uganda's long-time President Yoweri Museveni has been re-elected, electoral officials say, amid accusations of vote fraud by his main rival Bobi Wine. Mr Museveni won almost 59% of the vote, with Bobi Wine trailing with about 35%, the Electoral Commission said.
Patience Atuhaire BBC News, Kampala Vote counting in the Uganda vice-president's Bukoto county central constituency has been stopped after results from two polling stations were disputed. Vice-President Edward Ssekandi was trailing in the preliminary results that had been tallied before counting...
Samuel Lando BBC Monitoring As the presidential election results are awaited in Uganda, some online users have been sharing content not related to elections held on Thursday. Notable has been old photos, an example being a photo from the last...
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has a clear lead in the presidential race following Thursday's vote, early official preliminary results show. But his main challenger, pop star-turned-politician Bobi Wine, said that tally was the result of the worst rigging in Ugandan electoral history.