Father infects 2 daughters with HIV/AIDS
A 35-year-old man has commited suicide but not before infecting his two daughters with HIV/AIDs.
According to police records in central Uganda, Joram Rwaka has been defiling his two daughters aged 12 and 16 for some time before he was arrested.
Area police spokesperson, Muhammed Nsubuga told the media that Mr. Rwaka, whose home is located at Kikuta village in Bukomansibi district, about 150 kms from the country’s capital Kampala, was arrested by the police after an aunt of the two children reported him to the police.
” The Aunt of the two girls came to police and reported to us that the girls had confided in her that their father has been defiling them for a long time. When we took them for medical check-up it was established that they had indeed been defiled. and were now HIV positive.” said Nsubuga.
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The police then sprang into action and arrested Rwaka. He was summarily subjected to a medical check-up that established he is HIV positive.
”It is obvious that he infected his two daughters with HIV/AIDs,” added Nsubuga.
After being arrested he was kept in a police cell at Kikuta police post from where he committed suicide.
“He took the advantage of being alone in the police cell and he committed suicide using his belt.” Nsubuga said.162