Media Coverage

Igg warns against manipulation of bidding process
Appeared in The New Vision on 26 Oct 2017

The Inspector General of Government has said politicians, officials in Government institutions and suppliers are conniving to manipulate the procurement processes for selfish gain.

Ms Irene Mulyagonja said the processes get violated in many ways, including tendering of forged documents an...

Igg kicks off probe into bou director's wealth
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 20 Oct 2017

The Inspectorate of Government has started investigating Bank of Uganda’s Director for Supervision, Justine Bagyenda, on allegations that she accumulated wealth and concealed properties from the Ombudsman in contravention of the Leadership Code Act, 2002.

Daily Monitor understands that Dr...

Katosi scam: byandala, co-accused have case to ans
Appeared in The New Vision on 03 Oct 2017

The sh24.7b was meant for to upgrade the 72km Mukono-Katosi road from gravel to bitumen standard.

Today, the IGG’s Director of Legal Affairs Sarah Birungi asked the Anti-Corruption Court to compel the accused to defend themselves on allegations of corruption, theft and causing financial l...

Igg promises to look into anite, abiriga accounts
Appeared in on 26 Sep 2017

Inspector General of Government Irene Mulyagonja has agreed to initiate investigations to establish whether or not some members of parliament were given bribes to push a constitutional amendment bill to remove presidential age limit from the constitution.

Mulyagonja promised to look into ...

Igg office has failed us, say karamoja elders
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 26 Sep 2017

Elders in Karamoja sub-region have accused Inspectorate of Government (IG) officials at the regional office in Moroto for failing to stamp out corruption in their area.

Speaking to Daily Monitor on Sunday, the elders alleged that on several occasions they have filed cases with the IGG inv...

Igg clears export body to restructure
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 26 Sep 2017

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has cleared and lifted the restructuring exercise of Uganda Export Promotion Board (UEPB) which it had halted nearly two years ago.

In 2014, the IGG recommended that UEPB Board of Directors recruit a substantive executive director to finalise the ...

Top attorney's ex-wife petitions igg over graft
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 21 Aug 2017

The ex-wife of a top State Attorney has petitioned the Inspectorate of Government (IG) to investigate alleged corruption tendencies by her former spouse for allegedly messing up government cases to his benefit.

Elisha Bafirawala, the principal State Attorney in the Attorney General’s Cham...

Bou's bagyenda taken to igg over prime real estate
Appeared in on 17 Aug 2017

A ‘concerned’ Ugandan citizen has petitioned the Inspectorate of Government to investigate how Ms Justine Bagyenda, the Executive Director responsible for Bank supervision at Bank of Uganda, accumulated vast wealth estimated in millions of dollars.

Dick Kimeze, who describes himself as a ...

Igg asked to investigate wealth of bou official
Appeared in The Independent on 17 Aug 2017

A concerned citizen on Wednesday petitioned the office of the Inspector General of Government (IGG) asking for investigations into the wealth of a Bank of Uganda (BOU) official.

Denis Nyombi a lawyer from Denis Nyombi & Co. Advocates said he is seeking the IGG’s intervention because he is...

Igg completes investigating uwa, boss sseguya
Appeared in The Observer on 08 Aug 2017

The Inspectorate of Government has completed investigations into the allegations of bribery and mismanagement levelled against Dr Andrew Sseguya, the executive director of Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA).

Ali Munira, the spokesperson, Inspectorate of Government, told URN over the weekend ...