Wrangles escalate in Mubende, as the Age-limit debate takes course.
Mubende district NRM Councillors have disagreed with their Mps over the move to lift the presidential age bracket as enshrined in article 102(b) of the 1995 Constitution.
The angry Councillors during a hated meeting at Kasenyi Church Hall in Mubende town, they accused these Mps who included the state minister for Kampala Hon Benny Namugwanya Bugembe for connivance and silencing their contributions towards this important close which is yet to determine Uganda’s political destiny.
The Councillor representing Kiyuni Sub County Nangonzi Teddy said, party members in Mubende are currently disturbed by the way government enforce Hon Evelyn Anite’s prophesy of using the army in the age limit drive as it was witnessed in the august house on Wednesday when special forces command was deployed in parliament to eliminate suspended MPS from proceedings.
Katumba Godffrey from Nyanzi Sub County said, NRM has got a succession political equation which all Ugandans are watching.
The Councillors resolved that the party should constitute a constitutional review commission to seek contribution from the part membership.
The woman MP for Mubende who doubles at the state minister for Kampala Hon Benny Namugwanya Bugembe said the deployment at parliament was legal and the speaker had the mandate to call for extra force for business to commence in the House.
The district party membership anonymously resolved to abstain the amendments, but instead subject the mater to a review commission.