Dar es Salaam, 27 August, 2021 / 8:30 pm (ACI Africa).
A Catholic Archbishop in Tanzania has cautioned against those campaigning against COVID-19 vaccination program, and urged the people of God in the East African nation to disregard such campaigns.
Archbishop Jude Thaddaeus Ruwa’ichi who was speaking at the Funeral Mass of one of the Priest's in Tanzania’s Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam decried insincerity on the part of section of Tanzanians who prayed for the jabs but are now rejecting them.
“Disregard talks that create doubt, those who oppose the vaccine,” Archbishop Ruwa’ichi said Tuesday, August 24.
The Archbishop of Dar es Salaam went on to invite “those of you who are old enough to be vaccinated to go and be vaccinated."
"Let us not wait for this illness to hit us. Make good use of the opportunity God has given us to take care of ourselves,” added the Tanzanian Archbishop.