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Land commission boss charged, released on bail
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 11 Jan 2022

The chairperson of Uganda Land Commission, Ms Beatrice Nyakaisiki Byenkya, has been charged with abuse of office and obstruction of corruption investigations. She appeared before the Anti-Corruption Court in Kololo, Kampala, yesterday. Ms Byenkya, who was moving with the aid of a...

Igg gives retired doctor 10-day ultimatum to leave
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 10 Jan 2022

The Inspector-General of Government for Busoga sub-region, Mr Rashid Ssentongo, has given the retired Jinja Regional Referral Hospital Director, Dr Florence Tugumisirize, 10 days to hand over office to allow smooth operations at the facility. In a meeting convened to resolve the impasse ...

Igg officers held at gunpoint in ulc offices
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 06 Jan 2022

Hooded armed men raided the Uganda Land Commission headquarters in Kampala City on Tuesday and put officials from the Inspectorate of Government (IG) at gunpoint before they seized an unspecified number of documents and fled the scene through a back door. The three armed men dressed in po...

Igg orders 30,000 public leaders to declare wealth
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 04 Jan 2022

The Inspector General of Government (IGG), Ms Beti Kamya, has asked her staff and other designated leaders who draw salaries from the consolidated fund to declare their wealth. Ms Kamya, who made the call yesterday using her official Twitter handle, told leaders at all levels that β€œit’...

Igg to reopen probe into shs17b faulty nwsc metres
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 30 Dec 2021

Inspector General of Government (IGG) Beti Kamya has said she will reopen investigations into the Shs17b National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) procurement process of prepaid water metres that malfunctioned eight years ago. β€œI want to assure Ugandans that the IGG will reopen the S...

Igg arrests lamwo drdip desk officer
Appeared in URN on 21 Dec 2021

The Inspectorate of Government has arrested three people including Anthony Aluku, the Lamwo District Desk Officer for the Development Response to Displacement Impact Project (DRDIP) for alleged corruption and financial impropriety. He was picked up alongside Charles Mutuwa and Moses Kadob...

Igg investigates collapse of ugx 25m katete bridge
Appeared in URN on 21 Dec 2021

The Inspectorate of Government-IGG has started a value for money audit following the collapse of the Shillings 25million stand poles in Katete bridge in Mbarara city. The stand poles collapsed just four months after their construction to prevent heavy heavy trucks with 7 and above tonnag...

Igg probes health official over abuse of trucks
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 17 Dec 2021

The Inspectorate of Government is investigating an official from the Ministry of Health over allegations of using donated Covid-19 trucks to transport building materials to his construction site in Kyegegwa District. The trucks were donated to the government by Total Uganda Ltd and TATA U...

Ig team finds kabale health unit closed
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 07 Dec 2021

Officials from the Inspectorate of Government (IG) led by the Deputy Inspector General of Government, Ms Anne Muheirwe Twinomugisha, were shocked to find Kamukira Health Centre IV in Kabale Municipality closed last Saturday. They arrived at the facility at about 3.30pm and found a nurse o...

Railway land: igg to probe mp rukaari
Appeared in The Independent on 03 Dec 2021

The Inspectorate of Government – IG has given Mbarara City North legislator Robert Mwesigwa Rukaari up to December 6, 2021, to submit relevant documents regarding Uganda Railway Corporation land transactions at Nsambya. Rukaari is one of the beneficiaries of the 57 acres of land that the ...