By Frederick Anyine
Police in Rubindi Mbarara are holding a 32 year old man on charges of disobedience of lawful orders by denying opportunity his two children to be immunised against measles, rubella and polio. The mass immunization exercise against measles, rubella and polio that lasted for five days started from October 16 to 20 , 2019.
The Officer in Charge Rubindi police post ASP Turyatemba Mugisha confirmed the report saying the suspect who belongs to self styled cult identified as Ndyahebwa Cresecent was nabbed from Karwenshanga cell in Karwenshanga parish Rubindi sub county Kashari Mbarara district on Sunday October 20 after a tip off from concerned residents.
The suspected Turyahebwa was ignorantly claiming that the vaccines were extracted from pigs and monkeys which his belief doesn’t allow.
Mugisha said as police failed to arrest the wife of Turyahebwa having guided them to escape through the hind door.
Police thanked some his followers who for giving information to police assuring the public that the children and their mother dill he arrested and children access the immunization being free and safe