The National Resistance Movement [NRM] National Executive Council (NEC) meeting is underway at State House, Entebbe.
Most of the party bigwigs like Ruhakana Rugunda [PM], Mike Mukula, VP Edward Ssekandi, Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa, Maj Gen Matayo Kyaligonza, Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire, Sam Kutesa, Mwesigwa Rukutana and former Vice President Specioza Wandira Kazibwe are present.
Others present include; Amelia Kyambadde, Frank Tumwebaze and MP Raphael Magyezi, among others.
However, former Vice President Prof Gilbert Bukenya and former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi who were invited as special guests have not yet showed up.
NRM National Electoral Commission Chairman Dr Tanga Odoi recognised about 317 MPs who voted in favour on the removal of Presidential age limit in December 2017.
Some of the NRM MPs known to be “rebel MPs” for their voting against the removal of age limit have arrived at the venue.
Pius Wakabi (Bugahya County) who declined to vote, Alex Ruhunda (Fort portal Municipality), Barnabas Tinkasimiire [Buyaga West], Theodore Ssekikubo [Lwemiyaga] and Kabarole Woman MP Sylvia Rwabwogo have been spotted at the venue.