Final results give victory to the incumbent
Yoweri Museveni with 59 per cent of the vote, as his closest challenger
By Uganda Radio Network staff (AR
No.55, 25-Feb-06) - With 98 per cent of poll stations reporting, Yoweri
Museveni was declared president of Uganda for the third consecutive time
late on the afternoon of February 25, with 59 per cent of the total vote.
The final results were released moments
before a 5 pm deadline, and were immediately rejected by Kiiza Besigye,
the main challenger.
Besigye said that his party, the Forum