Yoweri Museveni has been declared the winner of Uganda‘s presidential election with 58.64% vote and Bobi Wine — a singer turned politician got here in second with 34.83%.
According to CNN, Bobi Wine who’s actual title is Robert Kyagulanyi, alleged that the votes had been rigged, stating that he has proof of fraud and intimidation.
Yoweri Museveni, has been in energy since 1986. After overthrowing Idi Amin. He has, on a number of events, amended the Ugandan structure to allow him to stay in energy for over 30 years now.
Ahead of the election, the 76-year-old president ordered the shut down of social media platforms in Uganda, from Facebook and Instagram to Twitter, additionally despatched the army into the streets.
Speaking to CNN simply after the election announcement, Bobi Wine mentioned:
We are the true winners of this election and subsequently what the electoral fee introduced has nothing to do with the true election that passed off.
I can name on all Ugandans to reject the announcement that has been made by the electoral fee … to reject them with the contempt with which it deserves.
We have a disaster of dictatorship in Africa. The therapy that my pal @HEBobiwine has acquired together with different opposition politicians in Uganda is appalling.
Listening to his tackle at this time I used to be simply troubled in regards to the state of African affairs. pic.twitter.com/x62Ho9Yiq8
— Mmusi Maimane (@MmusiMaimane) January 12, 2021