A man has been fined in a village court for fathering a child with his neighbour''s wife.
By Samuel Balagadde
A man living in Mityana district has been fined in a village court for fathering a child with his neighbour's wife.
Vincent Tabula of Ntonnyeze village, Malangala sub county of Mityana district was fined sh1.5m, tasked with buying milk for a whole month, three litres of paraffin and four bars of soap every month to look after the child.true
Vincent is accused of fathering a child who is making one year now with Kakooza Kamulali's wife (pictured right).
The court that was presided over by Malangala LC3 chairman, Mande Buwembo, the area LCI chairman Moses Kyagulanyi and the police boss, Justus Bitenihirwe sat last Saturday.
Vincent, who has three wives, was also fined a crate of soda that was consumed by those who attended court.
He however at first denied the accusations insisting that he wanted a paternity test. He was however overwhelmed by the residents who told him not to even waste his money for the test because the child was his exact photocopy.
Kakooza's wife also pinned Vincent insisting he was the true father of the child. At this point Vincent let down his guard and accepted responsibility for the child.
Kakooza (left), who is accusing Vincent of sleeping with his wife, speaks during the village court session.
The aggrieved party, Kakooza, insisted that Vincent apologises to residents for demeaning him by playing on his 'turf'.
The Police boss, Bitenihirwe, he was forced to put Vincent in custody to save him from irate residents who wanted to lynch him.
Man fined for fathering kid with neighbour''s wife