COOPTED ON NSC: Gen. Elly Tumwine,

General Elly Tumwine, Senior Presidential Advisor on Operations, Major General Muhoozi Kainerugaba and National Resistance Movement (NRM) Secretary General Justin Kasule Lumumba have been co-opted on the National Security Council (NSC).

According to sources, Gen. Tumwine will represent the NRM Historicals, Maj. Gen. Muhoozi Kainerugaba will represent children of the NRM Historicals, while Ms Lumumba will represent the NRM party. Also, the sources said the three will be joined by a representative of the former child soldiers commonly referred to as Kadogos.

Previously, the NSC comprised of the Ministers of Internal Affairs and Security; police and army chiefs, and all serving chiefs of the intelligence agencies in the country and Attorney General.

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The three where introduced last week to the group when they met in State House to review the state of security after the assassination of Assistant Inspector of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi.