• Voters line up at a polling station just behind the Electoral Commission. Here around 200 names were missing from the voting register, Feb. 18, 2016. (L. Paulat/VOA)
    • Military Police were out in full body armor. Voters say they felt as though their presence was intimidation, Feb. 18, 2016. (L. Paulat/VOA)
    • In the suburb of Kyabando Erisa, voters clash with police over the lack of ballot papers. Many say they are worried their vote won't be counted, Feb. 18, 2016. (L. Paulat/VOA)
    • A woman votes at the National Theatre in the Central Business District of Kampala, Feb. 18, 2016. (L. Paulat/VOA)
    • At the National Theatre, the biometric machine used for voting worked well. Many voters here said they were pleased at how smoothly the system was running, Feb. 18, 2016. (L. Paulat/VOA)
    • Voters in the suburb of Mbuya line up at 7pm. Many said they were excited to vote, Feb. 17, 2016. (L. Paulat/VOA)

    Election Day in Uganda

    Published February 18, 2016

    Election Day in Uganda

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