Region on the watch as tight Uganda race enters last mile, with regional relations at stake

Sunday February 14 2016

Uganda goes to the polls on Thursday February

Uganda goes to the polls on Thursday February 18, with President Yoweri Museveni in a narrow lead according to recent polls, but with opposition candidate Kizza Besigye taking the race down the wire, the region is watching closely for an outcome that could fundamentally alter the geopolitics of East and Central Africa. PHOTOS | FILE 

By DANIEL K. KALINAKI

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