Jan. 14, 2021 Held


Republic of Uganda

Election for Ugandan Presidency


Voter Participation

Cast Votes:10,350,819
Valid Votes:10,350,819
Invalid Votes:393,500

Vote Share by Candidate:

President Lt. Gen. Kaguta Yoweri MUSEVENI6,042,898


Bobi Wine3,631,437


Patrick Oboi Amuriat337,589

Election Results Modified: Feb 10, 2021

General Information

At stake in this election:

  • The office of the President of the Republic of Uganda

Description of electoral system:

  • The president is elected using a two-round system in which one candidate must receive at least 50 percent of the vote in order to avoid a run-off vote. 

Main Candidates in this Election:

  • Yoweri Museveni
    • Party: National Resistance Movement
  • Patrick Amuriat
    • Party: Forum for Democratic Change
  • Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine
    • Party: National Unity Party
  • Joseph Kabuleta Kiiza
    • Party: independent
  • Nancy Linda Kalembe
    • Party: independent
  • John Katumba
    • Party: independent
  • Norbert Mao
    • Party: Democratic Party
  • Willy Mayambala
    • Party: independent)
  • Mugisha Muntu
    • Party: Alliance for National Transformation
  • Fred Mwesigye
    • Party: Independent
  • Henry Tumukunde
    • Party: Renewed Uganda Platform
Election Modified: May 10, 2024

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