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Igg orders former district vc refund shs1.2m
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 06 Jun 2017

IGANGA. The former Iganga District Chairman, Mr Ezra Gabula, has been ordered to refund Shs1.2m that he allegedly solicited from a primary school teacher with promise to help her get promoted.

The directive was made by the Inspector General of Government (IGG) in a letter addressed to Mr ...


Nakasongola official accused of embezzlement
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 27 Apr 2017

The Inspectorate of Government (IG) has directed the Local Government ministry to send a former acting chief administrative officer (CAO) of Yumbe district to the Public Service Commission for disciplinary action over his alleged abuse of office and embezzlement.

According to the IG repor...


Fighting corruption is complex, says igg
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 21 Apr 2017

The Inspector General of Government, Justice Irene Mulyagonja, says fighting corruption in Uganda has become complex since new tricks are being applied to embezzle government funds.

“The war against corruption is becoming complex because more corruption syndicates are being created every ...


Igg issues new deadline on declaration of wealth
Appeared in The Observer on 07 Apr 2017

Even after launching the new Inspectorate of Government Online Declaration System (IG-ODS) in August last year, some 3,899 government officials have failed to adjust to the new system of declaring their wealth.

Civil servants were supposed to start sending declarations of their incomes, a...


Igg warns public servants
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 07 Apr 2017

The Deputy IGG, Mr George Bamugemereire, has warned public servants in Yumbe district against absenteeism.

During remarks made at a meeting with stakeholders on Tuesday, he said public servants should serve as is expected of them.

He said some cases the Inspectorate investigates c...


I'm not fighting igg; just doing my job-katureebe
Appeared in Chimpreports.com on 05 Apr 2017

Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has dismissed media reports that he is involved in a fight with the Inspector General of Government Irene Mulyagonja.

Katureebe said yesterday that the media reports were blowing his views out of proportion, adding that he is only trying to do his job to clean...


Embrace online declaration of wealth
Appeared in The Observer on 05 Apr 2017

I attended a press conference at Uganda Media Centre where the Inspector General of Government, Justice Irene Mulyagonja, talked about the poor use of the online system to declare wealth.

It is mandatory for our leaders to declare their income, assets and liabilities and failure to do so ...


Igg explains how corrupt magistrate got away light
Appeared in The Observer on 05 Apr 2017

Without the resources needed to go after every corrupt individual in public office, the Inspectorate of Government is being forced to exercise selective prosecution of the corrupt, the ombudswoman, Justice Irene Mulyagonja, has admitted.

According to Mulyagonja, her best shot at punishing...


Katosi scam: witness turned into suspect
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 04 Apr 2017

Kampala. One of the suspects in the Mukono-Katosi road scam had initially been lined up as a witness but was later turned into an accused.

During cross-examination yesterday, Ms Lisa Mwagale, an investigator from the Inspector General of Government’s office (IGG), told the Anti-Corruption...


Katureebe blasts igg over corrupt magistrates
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 03 Apr 2017

Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has criticised the Inspector General of Government (IGG) on account of not prosecuting magistrates caught red-handed in acts of corruption.

The Chief Justice was addressing hundreds of lawyers at the Annual Law Conference at Imperial Resort Beach Hotel in Ente...