Supporters of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni celebrate in Kampala. Photo: AP Supporters of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni celebrate in Kampala. Photo: AP
Supporters of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni celebrate in Kampala. Photo: AP
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Ugandan President Museveni extends 35-year rule with disputed election win

  • Museveni who took power in 1986, has been accused of crushing the opposition and media ahead of one of the most violent election campaigns in recent years
  • Challenger Bobi Wine was under heavy guard at his home on the outskirts of Kampala as results were announced, his party saying he was under ‘effective house arrest’

Topic |   Africa
Supporters of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni celebrate in Kampala. Photo: AP Supporters of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni celebrate in Kampala. Photo: AP
Supporters of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni celebrate in Kampala. Photo: AP
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