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The Official Story Behind the Rumour of Soldiers Injecting Pupils With Killer Vaccine in Anambra

The Official Story Behind the Rumour of Soldiers Injecting Pupils With Killer Vaccine in Anambra

So, yesterday, there was panic in Anambra state, after reports from the state claimed that some military officers invaded school premises and forcefully injected students with the new Monkey pox virus.

On hearing that, parents rushed to their wards schools to pick them up to avoid them being injected.

In a video shared online, students recounted what happened and how they had to run home from school.

In the video, a woman is heard questioning some children about the incident. The school pupils, who were still in their uniforms, said they were in school when teachers came in and told them that soldiers were forcefully injecting people and killing those who resisted.

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”The teacher told us to go home that soldiers are going about killing children, injecting them. Most of the students have gone home, even those that went with bikes,” a boy who attends Peculiar School in Umuanyagu said.

A girl who attends Marcellina Udoh Nursery and primary school in Ezioba Ozubulu also narrated;

“They told us to go home that the army are injecting people, shooting children and if you don’t let them inject you, they’ll kill you.”

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Another much younger child piped up:

“Our school, they’ve locked it and my aunty left.”

The children went on to say all the schools in Ozubulu have been closed and everyone has gone home.

”There was a little child seen crying for the mother,” the male pupil said. “Those injecting people are around Eke boys.

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Some of them are in Ugwu Oye, some are in Eke boys. The army is among them. When they come, they’ll forcefully inject you,” he added.

An eyewitness in Anambra state, however shared photos of soldiers conducting a free medical outreach in the state to prove that the exercise was not aimed at hurting anyone.

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Anambra State government has officially reacted to the rumor saying it’s a normal medical outreach by the military in the state.

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