Fort Portal has arrested a United States national in the names of Little Sam
who is behind the ‘miracle cure’ that has been making rounds on social media.
The “miracle cure” is made from
industrial bleach material and through his local agents, Sam has been
convincing Ugandans around the country to drink the toxic fluids claiming that
they eradicate cancer, HIV/Aids, malaria and most other diseases.
police, they had to swing into action following various reports from concerned
individuals. Little Sam has been put in police custody as investigations into
the matter are ongoing.
week UK based news site The Guardian reported that Little Sam comes from New
Jersey and is funded by Pastor Robert Baldwin, a British former spiritual
preacher. It further indicated that over 50,000 Ugandans had graced the
“miracle mineral solution” network and were freely consuming the fluids.
At the time
of his arrest the American pastor had “trained” over 1,200 clerics in Uganda
how to administer the “miracle cure” and each in turn uses it to treat about 50
congregants, usually after Sunday service.
is said to be operating under a ministry he founded called Global Healing. The
“church” advertises itself as “using the power of Almighty God … to greatly
reduce the loss of life” in Africa.