A total of six NGOs have been mentioned inline of operating illegaly in the country among which include comforter of the Afflicted Formation Home,, Agape sanctuary ministries international, Christ Alive Glorious ministries international, Equal opportunities For women and children in Uganda, Dankind Academy, and Global Health Community Empowerment .
Okello Stephen the Executive Director National Bureau For NGOs in his statement with the media disclosed that all the mentioned NGOs are under investigations following numerous claims from the public that they have been extorting money from people and even giving out forged documents while operating in the name of National NGO Bureau ,and National NGO board adding that even some individuals have been Arrested on grounds of purporting to be Service providers within the sector of Civil society organizations.
Stephen. has warned the general public to be vigilant about the increasing fraudulent practices by some NGOs by informing the relevant Authorities about such people adding that many people have been caught while presenting themselves as legal service providers as well as agencies .
In the same way NGO bureau has called upon National NGO forum to ensure that all organizations which are non complaint are dealt with according to the law and also make sure operations are conducted Country wide in line with police to apprehend the culprits.
It’s believed that Non registered NGOs in the country collects Billions of money through extortion where many people and companies have been left crying.