Bobi Wine Rejects Official Results of Uganda Election, Declares Himself President-elect

Bobi Wine

Ugandan opposition candidate Bobi Wine has declared himself the president-elect despite the electoral body saying not all votes have yet been counted.

In rejecting the results declared so far Bobi Wine alleges Thursday’s polls saw the worst vote-rigging in Uganda’s history but did not provide any evidence to back up his claims.

He declared the struggle is just beginning.

Bobi Wine, whose real name is Robert Kyagulanyi, says he’ll address the press again in a few hours on the way forward.

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Early results from the electoral commission give the incumbent, President Yoweri Museveni, a commanding lead of almost two-thirds of the votes so far counted.

The military has surrounded Bobi Wine’s house.

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