Mafabi who consecrated Isanga in 2013 says that his successor has abandoned the set doctrines of tolerance and non-violence while overseeing the church activities, and as such, he cannot watch him mislead the congregation.
Micros Mafabi, the surviving founder of the Universal Apostles’ Fellowship Church of Righteousness, has revoked the
appointment of his successor Fred Isanga alias prophet David over gross human rights
Mafabi who consecrated Isanga in 2013 says that his successor
has abandoned the set doctrines of tolerance and non-violence while overseeing
the church activities, and as such, he cannot watch him mislead the congregation.
Mafabi stresses that a number of members have abandoned the Church ever since Isanga took over its leadership, yet he hasn’t made any efforts to reconcile warring
factions. He adds that although the Church is founded on the dignity of all
persons irrespective of their stature in society, Isanga has publically
battered and undressed members, an act which contravenes the fundamental
human rights standards.
Mafabi adds that he will caretake the church activities as
they await the election of a suitable candidate mandated with shepherding the
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David Bagarukayo, the church overseer in western Uganda says
that Isanga launched a campaign in which different Church members were ordered to
sell off their belongings and donate all the proceeds to the Church. He says that all members who defied the directive were thrown out of the Church.
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Isanga declined to comment about the matter. However, his
assistant, Emmanuel Musasizi told journalists that the church administrators
will prepare a press release to explain the status quo.
The Universal Apostles’ Fellowship Church of Righteousness was founded by Noah Kalange and Mafabi in 1963 at Kirama
village, Nawaikoke sub-county, Kaliro district. Kalange passed away in the late 90s, leaving the Church leadership under the stewardship of Mafabi.
The Church has since expanded to a total of 2,000 churches
throughout the different parts of the country.