Dr. Sammy Wainaina, the provost of the All Saints Cathedral, has challenged President William Ruto to declare his web value if he’s critical about preventing corruption within the nation.
Dr Wainaina mentioned that by declaring his wealth, the President can affect a change in tradition amongst authorities officers.
Talking on Citizen Tv on Wednesday, February 15, the clergyman mentioned the wealth declaration will help Kenyans know ought to the president and different State officers purchase wealth via suspicious means.
Dr Wainana additionally proposed the prosecution of high-ranking public servants saying it could deter others from participating in graft.
“Imprison ten critical guys, and take their wealth and that of their households [if they’re found guilty of graft]. If that’s performed, Kenyans will worry participating in corruption.
“Leaders affect nationwide tradition. One of many cultures the president can create is the online value declaration behavior. Let him declare his wealth, and everybody else in authorities ought to comply with swimsuit,” he mentioned.
Wainaina on the identical time requested the Head of State to introduce austerity measures use of economic sources.
“Operating a authorities is dear. Why ought to our ministers drive round in gas guzzlers? Why can’t we purchase 2,000cc autos for them? Allow us to cut back looting in authorities, minimize spending and make corruption very costly,” mentioned Dr. Wainaina.
“Among the looting occurs in procurement. Why ought to a biro pen purchased at Sh10 on the grocery store be bought to the federal government at Sh500? Why can’t the federal government officers maintain conferences of their respective work places as a substitute of taking them to different counties?” the clergyman posed.