One of the company that has been trading online as BLQ FOOTBALL Uganda has allegedly collapsed and its members have reportedly been blocked from withdrawing the money they had invested. BLQ FOOTBALL Uganda which has been operating through the website url: https://blq66.cc/#/ and on Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp, Telegram among others.
“BLQ has been conducting betting activities illegally without a license from the Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board for the said activities”, – Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board
Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board added that upon investigation, the Board has established that Acclaim BLQ Sports SMC Ltd t/a BLQ Football Uganda is operating illegal online gaming activities without a license.
“BLQ is using the gaming industry as a strategy to market its membership. It claims to be an investment company where members make money by recruiting people to join the BLQ Football Club platform”.
We have also confirmed that the allegation is true because of the testimonials and complain coming from different social media platforms such as BLQ WhatsApp group, Twitter, Telegram, among others.
Lastly, The Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board advised the public to refrain from dealing with unlicensed or illegal gaming operators who lure and defraud unsuspecting members of the public. They also advised the public to always verify the registration and licensee status of such companies and schemes before engaging with them.