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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Uganda votes in tense presidential election” – below is their description.
Voting has started in Uganda in fraught presidential and parliamentary elections with an internet blackout in place.
Longtime President Yoweri Museveni is competing against opposition front-runner Bobi Wine, a pop star-turned-opposition leader.
Security forces have killed more than 50 people in opposition rallies.
Two-thirds of the country’s registered voters are under the age of 30 and many feel disconnected from politics.
Al Jazeera’s Catherine Soi reports from Kampala, Uganda.
–Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Bobi Wine
Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, known by his stage name Bobi Wine, is a Ugandan politician, singer, actor, and businessman. He currently serves as Member of Parliament for Kyadondo County East constituency in Wakiso District, in Uganda’s Central Region.