• Dennis Ombachi posted a photo of himself showing affection to his son with a peck on his lips

• The photo angered many netizens who insisted no man is allowed to kiss his son on the lips

Former Kenya 7s player Dennis Ombachi has irked Kenyans for showing his son love and affection while on vacation in Russia.

YEIYO.com understands Dennis Ombachi, his wife and son are currently in Moscow, Russia on a family vacation.

Being the norm during any vacation, many people usually take photos to capture their sweet memories and Dennis Ombachi did exactly that.

Dennis Ombachi with his wife during a past event. Photo: Dennis Ombachi/Twitter.

However, the pose and action he did with his son during the photo moment rubbed a host of Kenyans the wrong way.

Dennis Ombachi posted a photo of himself pecking his son on the lips, followed by a caption explaining why he chose to go on holiday with his son.

“When you travel with your children you are giving them something that can never be taken away. Deciding not to travel with kids because they won’t remember is like not reading the books because they won’t remember the stories you read them. GOOD MORNING MOSCOW.” Ombachi captioned the photo.

Dennis Ombachi with his son in Russia. Photo: Dennis Ombachi/Twitter.

While some netizens were impressed by Ombachi’s decision to tag his son along for his vacation, quite a multitude picked a bone to chew with him over his “pose”.

A throng on netizens, especially fellow men argued that no man, rather father is allowed to kiss their sons on the lips.

According to a host of Dennis Ombachi’s critics, his move was so “un-African”.

Many went as far as blasting him for embarrassing Kenyan men, specifically his tribesmen, Kisii.

Of importance to note is the fact that this was not the first time Kenyans differed with Ombachi over his parenting style.

Dennis Ombachi throwing his son inside a swimming pool. Photo: Dennis Ombachi/Twitter.

A couple of years ago, the former rugby player became the subject of a serious online debate after he was spotted teaching his son how to swim in a swimming pool.

In a video that went viral, Ombachi was seen throwing his son “carelessly” in the pool as he taught him how to navigate in the water.

Social media users who found his actions horrifying held that he should go for a refresher course on parenting since he was risking his son’s life in the name of tutoring.

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