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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Ugandan Inauguration

KAMPALA, Uganda () -- President Yoweri Museveni was sworn in Sunday for a five-year term after a sweeping victory in Uganda's first direct presidential election.

Surrounded by thousands of supporters chanting his campaign slogan of "no change," the 52-year-old former rebel leader read the presidential oath before the lord chief justice at Kololo airstrip.

He was then presented with instruments of the presidency including keys to State House.