President Yoweri Museveni has picked an early lead in the provisional results so far submitted to the electoral commission.
Addressing press at Namboole stadium Friday morning, Eng Badru Kuggundu, said they have so far received provisional results from about 580 polling stations of the total 28,010 polling stations across the country.
According to the provisional results, Maj Gen Benon Biraaro has 627 votes translating into 0.34%.
Prof Venansius Baryamureeba has 984 votes representing 0.53%.
Abed Bwanika has 1,723 votes [0.94%].
Joseph Mabirizi has 503 which translates into 0.27%.
Only female presidential candidate, Maureen Kyalya has 1,141 votes [0.62%].
Go Forward candidate, Amama Mbabazi, has 2,246 votes [1.22%].
Forum for Democratic Change [FDC] candidate, Kizza Besigye, polled 59,695 [32.4%].
In the lead is President Museveni with 117,298 votes [63.17%].