IN SHORT: Has a Kenyan “miracle healer” sought medical treatment outside the country? Social media posts claiming this are false.
A screenshot of what appears to be a tweet, shared on Facebook, alleges that Kenyan self-proclaimed prophet and preacher David Owuor flew out of the country for treatment. Apparently this was soon after “healing people” in the county of Nakuru, northwest of the capital Nairobi.
So it would be a talking point if he had to seek treatment himself, possibly dashing the hopes of many who might be unwell and hoping for his help.
But did Owuor hurriedly leave Kenya for treatment?
Church denounces rumours
But could Owuor still have left the country, despite the church’s denial?
On 2 January 2023, when the social media posts claim he had already left, Owuor addressed a meeting of pastors and preachers in Nakuru. Video of the meeting is still available to view on this Twitter broadcast.
In the broadcast posted by Jesus is Lord Radio, an energetic Owuor is seen walking up and down the stage, in high spirits.
We could find no evidence that Owuor had left Kenya, and he appeared in rude health on the day he was meant to have left the country.
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