Media Coverage

State house unit tops graft fighters - survey
Appeared in The New Vision on 26 Feb 2021

The Fourth National Integrity Survey Report has ranked the State House Anti-Corruption Unit (SHACU) topmost (53%) among institutions that have put up efforts to combat corruption in Uganda. The SHAU is followed by the Inspectorate of Government (IG) at 49% and the Police at 44%. T...

Igg asks bobi wine to declare armoured vehicle
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 25 Feb 2021

KAMPALA- The Inspectorate of Government (IG) has given National Unity Platform president Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, until March 31 to explain whether his recently acquired armoured vehicle is a donation or one of his assets. Addressing journalists and editors during a breakfast mee...

Igg: kyagulanyi must declare bulletproof car
Appeared in The Independent on 24 Feb 2021

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Inspectorate of Government is waiting for National Unity Platform (NUP) president Robert Kyagulanyi to update the anti-corruption body on his wealth since information circulated that he had got a donation of an armoured (bullet-proof) car. The Leade...

Ig steps up fight against corruption in ankole
Appeared in PML Daily on 24 Feb 2021

MBARARA – The office of the Inspectorate of Government -IG has embarked on a program to recruit and deploy more than 4,000 community volunteers to assist in the fight against corruption. The recruitment is being carried out under a program called Community Responsibility Enhancing Transpa...

Expedite passing of leadership code amendment bill
Appeared in The New Vision on 12 Feb 2021

The Deputy Inspector General of Government (IGG), George Bamugemereire, has appealed to Parliament to expedite the amendment of the Leadership Code Bill to enable the Leadership Tribunal to commence work. Bamugemereire told the speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga on Thursday that due to...

Igg calls for jailing of ex-nfa boss
Appeared in The New Vision on 12 Feb 2021

The Inspectorate of Government has asked the Supreme Court to jail former National Forestry Authority (NFA) executive director Damian Akankwasa. Senior Inspectorate Officer, Rogers Kinobe asked court to dismiss an appeal filed by Akankwasa and uphold his jail sentence. Kinobe told...

Ig tasks parliament over delayed amendment of lda
Appeared in The Independent on 12 Feb 2021

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Inspectorate of Government (IG) has called for the immediate enactment of the Leadership Code (Amendment) Bill, 2020. According to the Deputy Inspector General of Government (IGG) George Bamugemereire, parliament needs to fast track the piece of leg...

Ig moots for retirement scheme
Appeared in The Independent on 12 Feb 2021

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Inspectorate of Government is mooting a plan to amend the law in a bid to put in place a retirement scheme for its officials. George Bamugemereire, the Deputy Inspector General of Government-IGG made the revelation during a meeting with Speaker of P...

Engineer caused sh335m loss in road maintenance
Appeared in The New Vision on 29 Jan 2021

A former UNRA engineer who is on trial over illicit accumulation of wealth of sh7b cause loss to the Government, court has heard. The senior human resource manager from UNRA on Wednesday told court that Umar Katongole caused loss of sh335m to the Government in a fraudulent payment for Moy...

Kotido medical boss arrested for financial loss
Appeared in The New Vision on 28 Jan 2021

The Inspectorate General of Government (IG) on Wednesday evening arrested, Dr Phillip Olinga, the district health officer of Kotido for causing financial loss of sh46m which was meant for training health workers. Munira Ali, Head Public and International Relations Division noted that Dr O...