City Harvest Church under investigation
31 May 2010
The Office of the Commissioner of Charitiies (COC) has received complaints of misuse of church funds against City Harvest Church.
The COC has informed the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD) and they are investigating some financial transactions involving several individuals and companies related or connected to the City Harvest Church.
The COC which had received the complaints informed the CAD when it found that some of the financial transactions may need to be investigated.
A joint statement issued Monday by the COC and Police said CAD officers visited the offices of the individuals and the companies under investigation in the morning.
The officers secured records and accounts for the purpose of the investigations.
There have been assurances by the CAD and COC that despite the ongoing investigations, services and religious activities of City Harvest Church need not be disrupted and can continue for its congregation.