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His main opposition, singer Bobi Wine, has alleged vote-rigging throughout the process and had strong support in urban centres where frustration with unemployment and corruption remains high.
Mr Wine said his home in the capital Kampala had been surrounded by soldiers and the military was not allowing him to leave.
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