Media Coverage

Graft: lokodo roots for more funding
Appeared in The New Vision on 26 Mar 2021

The state minister for ethics and integrity, Fr. Simon Lokodo has called for more funding towards the anti-corruption agencies if the country is to tackle corruption. Lokodo made the call while launching the Fourth National Integrity Survey Report, which ranked the police as the topmost g...

Bobi wine asked to declare armored car or lose it
Appeared in Nile Post on 25 Mar 2021

The Inspector-General of Government (IGG) has said that National Unity Platform (NUP) principal Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine risks losing his newly acquired bulletproof car should he fail to declare it to the government in the coming 35 days. Beginning next month, the IGG wi...

Ibanda treasurer arrested over embezzlement
Appeared in The New Vision on 25 Mar 2021

The regional Inspectorate of government (IG) has arrested senior finance officer and Treasurer Igorora town council in Ibanda district, Ezra Nimusiima for allegedly embezzling town council’s local revenue. According to IG regional manager, Mr Fredrick Oketch Nimusiima collected Shs 28.9 m...

Igg says 95 percent of leaders have not declared
Appeared in The New Vision on 12 Mar 2021

The Inspectorate of Government has expressed concern over the low compliance by leaders to declare their assets and liabilities. Under the Leadership Code Act, all leaders are required to declare their assets to the Inspectorate of Government every after two years, and this year, the exer...

Whistleblower petitions igg over corruption
Appeared in Nile Post on 02 Mar 2021

A whistleblower has petitioned the Inspectorate of Government to report corruption tendencies and causing of financial loss to government by the directorate of ICT at Kyambogo University. In a February,24,2021 letter to the IGG, the whistleblower says there have been ongoing deals involvi...

Igg probes kyambogo bosses
Appeared in Mulengera News on 02 Mar 2021

For years, the GoU through the Ministry of ICT has been supporting digitization and computerization of service delivery (e-kampus program) at all public Universities including Kyambogo. The Ministry procured a uniform management system to promote e-services delivery yet Kyambogo University has cu...

Presidency leads in wealth declaration - igg
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 02 Mar 2021

The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has named the most and least compliant leaders when it comes to declaring their incomes, assets and liabilities as per the Leadership Code Act. The IGG also said members of the 50 registered political parties in the country are among the top offenders.<...

Igg says nrm only compliant party
Appeared in The New Vision on 01 Mar 2021

The Deputy Inspector General of Government, Mariam Wangadya, has disclosed that the National Resistance Movement (NRM) party leadership is the only responsive amongst the 50 plus political parties. She implored other party leaders to declare their wealth, lest they face consequences for n...

Police most corrupt says igg, ubos report
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 26 Feb 2021

Police have been named the most corrupt government institution in a separate joint survey by the Inspectorate of Government and Uganda Bureau of Statistics (Ubos). While presenting the findings of the Fourth National Integrity Survey report 2019/2020 in Kampala yesterday, Mr Vincent Fred ...

Police ranked top corrupt institution again
Appeared in The New Vision on 26 Feb 2021

The Uganda Police Force (UPF) has again emerged as the most corrupt institution in Uganda. This is according to the Fourth National Integrity Survey Report, which ranked the general police as the worst department in extorting money from members of the public in the form of bribery. <...