|Yoweri Kaguta Museveni addressing the media after his nomination|
The 76 years old ruler is set run for the highest office in Uganda amidst controversy. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has ruled Uganda since 1986 after a 5 years war against the then government which he called a dictatorship regime.
Today the Uganda Electoral Commission has confirmed and given museveni a clean path to campaign for presidency in the February 2021 elections. He will run against his main opposition Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu (Bobi Wine) whose nomination is set for Tuesday 3rd November.