After chaotic poll, should Museveni brace for rebellion?

Museveni supporters

National Resistance Movement (NRM) supporters celebrate the winning of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, in Kampala Uganda January 16, 2021. 

Photo credit: Sumy Sadurni | AFP

President Yoweri Museveni’s candidature for a sixth term famously ran on the slogan “Securing your Future”. Yet even after clinching victory with 58.64 per cent of the vote, he may now have to plan how he uses the victory in a society where eight in 10 Ugandans were not born when he took power via guerilla warfare in 1986. 

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