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Can't add collaborators using `site` and `CLI`

What I Wanted to Do

Add new collaborators to package.

What Happened Instead

Output error user __usaranme__ not found.

Using CLI:

npm owner add __usaranme__ karma-webpack --otp=565133


npm ERR! owner mutate Failed to update package metadata
npm ERR! code E403
npm ERR! Forbidden : 85-caa8ea5b469722c1761c56853e383283

npm ERR! A complete log of this run can be found in:
npm ERR!     /home/evilebottnawi/.npm/_logs/2018-11-23T09_52_50_877Z-debug.log

Reproduction Steps

Try to add new collaborator using site and using CLI


Before i can add new collaborator without error and problem. Also i have ability to add/remove collaborators.

Platform Info

$ npm --versions
{ npm: '6.4.1',
  ares: '1.14.0',
  cldr: '33.1',
  http_parser: '2.8.0',
  icu: '62.1',
  modules: '64',
  napi: '3',
  nghttp2: '1.34.0',
  node: '10.12.0',
  openssl: '1.1.0i',
  tz: '2018e',
  unicode: '11.0',
  uv: '1.23.2',
  v8: '',
  zlib: '1.2.11' }

$ node -p process.platform


Hey, if you’re still experiencing this issue, please contact to make sure everything exists and have them talk to registry folks if there isn’t something obvious going on.

No answer, same problem for, problem exits around 4 mouth and no activity for fix it, no answers, it is horrible supporting. How much email do we need to write to be answered?