Police in Fort Portal is holding a pastor of Light of Life Ministries over allegations of conning needy and desperate students.

Robert Musinguzi is currently detained at Fort Portal Police for allegedly conning students promising to take them South Africa.

The OC CIID Kabarole Godliver Twinomugisha, says the pastor was arrested on Wednesday after police received several complaints from students who happen to be his followers. The victims claim the pastor has been promising to take them to South Africa for studies.

The man of God has been soliciting up to Ugx. 3M per student promising to take them to South Africa for studies. Unfortunately they waited in vain despite making the payments to their Pastor

The RDC Kabarole, Asiimwe Steven disclosed that the police searched Musinguzi’s church and discovered military items, fake VISA documents among others things.

Asiimwe said that as police is investigating how Musingizi acquired the military items and how long he has been defrauding his followers. And that when investigations are done, the Pastor will be produced in court.