Officers from Uganda police force and State House Anti Corruption Unit, SH-ACU have arrested two suspects identified as; Lawrence Begumisa and Ronald Rwabahangi, who were allegedly extorting money from unsuspecting citizens.
Luke Owoyesigyire the Deputy spokesperson KMP says the group approached a woman and they were claiming to handle her case at SH-ACU as well as connecting her to meet the President, they were also asking for 3 million Ugandan shillings.
Last week, the State House Anti Corruption Unit (SH-ACU) and Uganda Police Force started operations to crack down on impersonators.
Owoyesigyire called upon members of the public to report such impersonators to relevant authorities.
“These operations will continue to get rid of syndicates that have obtaining money from unsuspecting victims by false pretences. Investigations to burst the criminal syndicates are ongoing.”