President Museveni has defended the appointment of the Kyabazinga of Busoga as ambassador.

By Abubaker Kirunda

President Museveni has defended the appointment of the Kyabazinga of Busoga William Nadiope Gabule IV as ambassador.

Addressing a gathering at the 78th Kyabazinga Day celebrations in Namutumba district, President Museveni said cultural leaders should get employment and work for the development of their kingdoms.

He responded to critics that the appointed was based on grounds that the Kyabazinga has skills he should put it to use.

He also dismissed allegations that it’s the Kyabazinga approached him seeking for a job.

The Kyabazinga in his speech emphasized unity, Transparency and Accountability in the Kingdom by the stakeholders.

He asked his subjects to promote; education Health and unity in the Kingdom which he said are keys to development.

The Kyabazinga Day marks 78 years since 1939 when eleven chiefs came together to form the Kyabazinga institution.