People voting at Nasuti Polling station, Makuno District

Voting in Uganda began in amidst of confusion and complains as most polling stations in the capital, Kampala, were yet to start leading to concerns among some voters who were afraid that this was a plot to rig the elections.

“There has been a delay in delivery of polling materials in some parts of Wakiso district and Kampala capital city. The Electoral Commission regrets the delay,” the commission said in a statement.