President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Tibuhaburwa had been duly nominated as the NRM presidential candidate.
Museveni arrived at Kyambogo Cricket Grounds (presidential nomination centre) for his nomination on Monday accompanied by the first lady Janet Museveni.
They were accompanied by NRM officials like Hajji Moses Kigongo, Ruhakana Rugunda and Justine Lumumba.
The ceremony was presided over by Electoral Commission chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama.
Speaking after the nomination, Museveni said he would launch the new party manifesto at Speke Resort in Munyonyo.
He further warned Ugandans against the deadly killer called coronavirus.