Media Coverage

Obore fired from parliament after igg probe
Appeared in The Observer on 04 Apr 2019

The recruitment of Chris Ariko Obore as director of communication of public affairs at parliament was based on an illegality. This is contained in a March 5 termination letter to Obore by the clerk to parliament, Jane Kibirige.

She explains that this is part of the findings of the systema...


Igg mulyagonja speaks out on nakalema unit
Appeared in The New Vision on 03 Apr 2019

The anti-corruption unit led by Lt. Col. Edith Nakalema has spawned a stir since it was set up by President Yoweri Museveni in December last year.

Housed under State House, the unit has swooped on allegedly corrupt technocrats, especially in land department, making arrests – many times wi...


Govt ignoring recommendations, says igg
Appeared in PML Daily on 03 Apr 2019

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) Ms. Irene Mulyagonja has decried the continued ignoring of her recommendations among the Ministries, Departments and Agencies saying the vice is worsening in each financial year.

Ms. Mulyagonja’s frustrations were contained in the 2019/2020 Minist...


Igg blocks army drug deal with german firm
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 11 Mar 2019

Kampala. The Inspector General of Government (IGG), Justice Irene Mulyagonja, has directed Solicitor General Francis Atoke not to approve a joint venture deal between the UPDF’s National Enterprise Corporation (NEC) Pharmaceuticals and German drug firm Chemperion GmbH over the latter’s lack of te...


Igg right on verification of officials' wealth
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 08 Mar 2019

Early this week, Inspector General of Government (IGG) Irene Mulyagonja, announced that for the first time in the history of the fight against the cancer of corruption her office will be involving the general public in verifying wealth of public officials.

Justice Mulyagonja explained tha...


Igg invites public to verify officials' wealth
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 05 Mar 2019

Kampala. The general public will this year be involved in verifying the wealth and assets of government officials of Bank of Uganda (BoU), Ministries of Health and Finance and those of the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), the Inspector General of Government (IGG), Justice Irene Mulyagonja, has...


21 police officers under probe over forged papers
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 04 Mar 2019

Kampala. At least 21 senior police officers are facing investigations after the Inspector General of Government indicted them for using forged documents to enter the Force where they have risen to senior ranks.

The indicted officers are at ranks of Assistant Commissioner of Police, Senior...


Igg directs health ministry to discipline staff
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 28 Feb 2019

Hoima. The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has directed the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health to submit the Hoima Regional Referral Hospital laboratory technologist to the health service commission for disciplinary action.

The recommendation follows a complaint the IGG r...


Kadaga asks igg to probe bugisu cooperative union
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 28 Feb 2019

Mbale. Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has asked the Inspector General of Government (IGG) to investigate allegations of corruption against the leadership of Bugisu Cooperative Union (BCU) led by Budadiri West legislator Nathan Nandala Mafabi.

Ms Kadaga’s request follows a complaint ...


Masaka chairman wants igg to probe school row
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 18 Feb 2019

A row has erupted between Masaka District Chairperson, Mr Jude Mbabaali and some Muslims in the area over a multi-billion World Bank secondary school grant for the district.

The disagreement stems from a letter Mr Mbabaali wrote to the Minister of Education and Sports, Ms Janet Museveni ...