Upon a request received from the government of the Republic of Uganda to observe its 14 January General Elections, IGAD deployed a short-term Election Observation Mission. The EOM arrived in Uganda on 07 January 2021 with a mandate to observe the Pre-election preparations, elections as well as the counting and tallying processes.
The IGAD Election Observation Mission (EOM) comprised a team of twenty-two (22) Observers and it was headed by Hon. Siraj Fegessa, the Director of the Peace and Security Division.
This preliminary report contains the mission’s findings from the date of arrival of the Observation Mission on 07 January 2021 up to the closing, counting and tallying process on the 15 January 2021.
Please download the attached report