Media Coverage

Igg probes municipal bosses over fake payments
Appeared in Red Pepper on 15 Feb 2017

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) is investigating Masindi Municipal Council for causing financial loss to government by paying millions of shillings to employees whose positions were restructured or are non-existent in the current government employment structure.

This was disclos...


Town clerk nabbed taking bribe
Appeared in Red Pepper on 02 Feb 2017

HOIMA: The town clerk Mparo Division Hoima Municipality, Philip Kyahurwa, is in trouble for reportedly soliciting a bribe.

Kyahura was on Tuesday picked by officials from the Inspectorate of Government after he was caught red-handed taking a bribe of sh150,000 from Muzamil Lukuma, the ope...


All leaders must declare wealth online, says igg
Appeared in The New Vision on 25 Jan 2017

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has issued new guidelines, making it mandatory for public officers to declare their wealth under the Leadership Code online.

This follows the launch of a new system, IG-ODS (Inspectorate of Government Online Declaration System), a web-based declar...


Igg wants top caa officials punished
Appeared in The New Vision on 23 Jan 2017

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has asked the board of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to take disciplinary action against top senior officials for their alleged role in irregular award of a contract to Clear Environment Cleaning Services Limited.

The officers are the manager of ...


Revised wealth law to stem graft in uganda
Appeared in The East African on 20 Jan 2017

Public officials in Uganda will no longer find it easy to conceal their wealth in the family after Parliament amended the Leadership Code Act. The new law now makes wealth declarations more accessible to the public.

The amended law, which awaits presidential assent, is part of efforts to ...


Igg pins caa bosses on airport decay
Appeared in Red Pepper on 16 Jan 2017

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has pinned top Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) bosses on being responsible for the decay at Entebbe International Airport (EIA).

In a damning report dated November 30, 2016, and addressed to the CAA Managing Director, the IGG implicates the EIA bos...


Igg throws out minister's claim against garuga
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 12 Jan 2017

KANUNGU. The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has rejected a petition to investigate the director of Kinkiizi Development Company (KDC), Mr James Garuga Musinguzi, on claims that he conned tea nursery operators in Kanungu District of Shs1.3 billion.

The petition was filed by State mi...


Igg orders on taxi operators' tenders
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 09 Jan 2017

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has written to the Ministry of Local Government Permanent Secretary, Benjamin Kamumanya, asking him to implement the President’s directive on taxi operators’ tenders.

The Presidential directive empowers taxi operators to manage taxi parks in all l...


Igg probes sh350m scandal at ug embassy in china
Appeared in Red Pepper on 09 Jan 2017

The IGG Irene Mulyagonja last night confirmed in a phone call that she had received a whistle blower dossier whose allegations her office would soon begin investigating.

The whistle blower claims there is lots of infighting at the Embassy and predicts bloodshed if remedial steps aren’t ta...


Igg closes in on unra suspects
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 31 Dec 2016

Kampala. The Inspector General of Government (IGG) is closing in on suspects in the misappropriation of at least Shs4 trillion that was meant for road works between 2008 and 2015. The IGG, Ms Irene Mulyagonja, told the Saturday Monitor on Thursday that while there have “been some good leads”, i...