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Counting the cost of Action Aid's account freeze, police among those affected
According to Nickson Ogwal, the funds were also used to support the Family and child police protection unit.

Religious leaders under their Umbrella Organisation Justice and peace Network today paid a courtesy call to the troubled civil society Organisation Action Aid Uganda.

This visit comes a few days after police and Bank of Uganda ordered a freeze on the organisation's Five Bank accounts totalling to over 7 billions Uganda shillings. 

It has now emerged that hundreds of children and women a cross the country whose rights are being violated lies in balance.

Part of the funds were supporting the Family and child police protection unit.The organisation has also been supporting the eduction of hundreds of children across the country.

This was revealed by ActionAid's Director for Funding and strategy Nickson Ogwal.

According to Ogwal, the funds were also used to support the Family and child police protection unit.

Speaking to journalists Mr Ogwal also revealed the identities of its funders and they include the European Union , UK Aid, Danida, Dutch government, Australian govt, Swedish govt, Ford Foundation, and Alistair Foundation.

Police says Action Aid conspired to commit a felony and money laundering. 

The religious leaders have cautioned politicians who want to silence them from speaking about the ongoing debate.

Action Aid says they are considering taking legal action against the government.