Outspoken opposition political commentator and Kitanga Parish Priest Rev. Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has praised President Yoweri Museveni for last week’s arrest of Rukiga County MP and state minister of labor Herbert Kabafunzaki on bribery allegations.
Fr Batanyenda, store a former ally of President Museveni says the arrest of Kabafunzaki is a sign of seriousness in government’s commitment to fight corruption.
He added that it also resonated well with the president’s fifth term slogan of Kisanja Hakuna Mchezo.
He however, try said Museveni should not stop at arresting Kabafunzaki but also other government officials that have stolen billion of shillings.
“Let me hope this time that President Museveni is serious, and is not only covering the crimes of the Ayas,” he said.
Minister Kabafunzaki was today granted bail by the Anti-Corruption Court, after being remanded for taking a bribe from the Aya Group boss.