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Uganda Supreme Court Confirms President’s Re-election

Uganda’s Supreme Court Thursday upheld the re-election of President Yoweri Museveni in the February 18 national poll. The court rejected a petition brought by former Prime Minister and presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi.   The electoral commission announced on February 20 that Museveni had won 60 percent of the vote to opposition challenger Kizza Besigye’s 30.5 percent. Mbabazi had asked the court to nullify the results on the grounds the electoral commission did not adhere to...

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