president yoweri museveni'>Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has taken an early lead in the country's elections, with around a third of the votes counted so far. But his main challenger, Bobi Wine, claimed there had been widespread "fraud”, as @lindseyhilsum reports from Kampala.
Human rights groups are worried about Uganda's slide towards authoritarianism under President Yoweri Museveni. Some say that the US is complicit in helping to prop up his 35-year rule
Ugandan presidential candidate Bobi Wine rejects preliminary results that put Yoweri Museveni in the lead; says he is ahead despite widespread fraud in voting stations, declares himself president-elect. #UgandaDecide2021
Uganda's long-serving president, Yoweri Museveni, faces a powerful electoral challenge in musician-turned-politician @Bobiwine2 . Museveni's forces are already trying to stop fair campaigning. The big question: on January 14, will they allow a fair vote?
Musician-turned-politician Bobi Wine is the most famous critic of Uganda’s long-standing President Yoweri Museveni. He was arrested on August 13 and faces treason charges. His supporters, who say he has been tortured, are calling on the government to #FreeBobiWine :
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian visited Uganda and signed sneakers for President Yoweri Museveni, who has been in power for 32 years. He recently jailed other politicians for opposing his rule. Several say they were beaten and tortured.
What's it like to be president for 31 years? Ask Uganda's Yoweri Museveni.