Media Coverage

Whistle-blowers to igg: corrupt patriotism officer
Appeared in The Observer on 06 Feb 2019

In a country where public corruption pervades government at almost all tiers, the National Secretariat of Patriotism Clubs (NSPC) at the Office of the President has not been spared either.

Once safely out of the news, two whistle-blowers have thrust the secretariat into an unwelcome publi...

Dokolo officials charged with corruption
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 04 Feb 2019

Kampala. Two top Dokolo District officials were on Friday charged in court over alleged embezzlement of more than Shs15.2m meant for the Peace, Recovery and Development Plan for northern Uganda (PRDP).

Mr George William Omuge, the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and Mr John Odada, the ...

Basajja compensation claim for ubc land to igg
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 02 Feb 2019

The compensation claim for refund of Shs11.5b by businessman Hassan Basajjabalaba for the botched sale of 23-acre piece of land belonging to the Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) has been challenged before the Inspectorate of Government.

It is alleged that Mr Basajjabalaba through his...

Inside the igg's shs56b budget
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 01 Feb 2019

Kampala. Ministry of Finance officials have allocated Shs56.3b to the Inspectorate of Government (IG) to investigate complaints, fight corruption and enforce the Leadership Code.

The proposed IGG budget to Parliament, however, includes the wage, non-wage and development funding with a sho...

Igg to judges: keep off social media
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 31 Jan 2019

Kampala. Judges have been warned about revealing details of their private life on social media as it may bring their integrity into disrepute.

The caution was sounded out yesterday by Inspector General of Government (IGG) Irene Mulyagonya at the ongoing 21st annual judges’ conference in K...

Get out, igg tells pastor in property row
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 10 Jan 2019

Gulu- The Inspector General of Government (IGG), Justice Irene Mulyagonja, has directed the Gulu District chairman, Mr Martin Ojara Mapenduzi, to cause immediate eviction of a Gulu-based pastor from property belonging to an American couple.

This follows complaints raised by Mr Keith Coggi...

Igg halts shs400m jinja housing project
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 06 Nov 2018

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has halted grading of the Masese housing project in Walukuba-Masese Division, Jinja Municipality citing irregularities.

The acting Jinja Municipal Council Town Clerk, Mr Jophram Waidhuba, during a Council meeting in the municipal chambers last wee...

Top bank officials on igg list named
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 19 Oct 2018

Kampala. Details of Bank of Uganda officials whose wealth is now a subject of a ‘meticulous verification exercise’ by the Inspectorate of Government have leaked.

A list of top BoU officials who declared their incomes, assets and liabilities to the Inspector General of Government (IGG) in...

Igg asks local leaders to resolve petty scandals l
Appeared in PML Daily on 10 Sep 2018

GULU– The deputy Inspectorate of Government George Bamugemereire has asked leaders at the local government level to resolve corruption scandals locally because the IGG has a lot of bigger issues to investigate.

Bamugemereire was speaking during a re-launch of Online declaration system (ig...

Igg calls for external auditors to prove work
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 08 Aug 2018

Kampala. The Inspector General of Government (IGG), Ms Irene Mulyagonja, has said she wants an external evaluation of her office in order to show the public what the Inspectorate of Government has been able to achieve.

Justice Mulyagonja made the remarks while closing a dissemination work...