Ernest Oloya, a retired civil servant, looks back at his experience as a voter over the years with optimism
Wednesday February 17 2016
Ernest Oloya recounting his tale. Photo by Alex Esagala
The 1980 election was a seminal event in the political history of Uganda. Meant as a return to democratic civilian rule, the election was marred by widespread irregularities. Two voters share their experiences of the infamous polls and their views of the subsequent general elections in the country.