It has come to our attention that certain individual(s) are masquerading as UNBS staff and extorting money from our clients alleging that they can help them obtain UNBS services even if they do not comply with the requirements.
The suspect(s) is/are using telephone number 0760382465 to call clients and extort money from them for the above illegal corrupt tendency.
The public is hereby informed that ALL PAYMENTS for UNBS services are made through the bank and as such, there is NO EXCHANGE OF CASH for any of our services.
Our policy is ZERO TOLERANCE for corruption and we are working closely with Security Agencies to bring the culprits to book.
The public is hereby encouraged to report any extortion tendencies to UNBS using the Toll Free Line 0800133133 or WhatsApp 0713 227580.
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a Government Agency responsible for Developing, Promoting and Enforcing of National Standards for the protection of Health and Safety of the Public and the Environment against harmful and substandard products.
Mr. David Livingstone Ebiru
UGANDA NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS (UNBS)
Source: Uganda National Bureau Of Standards -