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Igg arrests butebo cao, rubirizi hro
Appeared in URN on 23 Nov 2021

The Butebo District Chief Administrative Officer James Luyimba and the Rubirizi Principal Human Resource Office Doreen Tusiime have been arrested by the office of the Inspectorate of Government. The two are accused of abuse of office, embezzling funds, and causing financial loss to the go...

Igg to go after gov’t employees who dodge work
Appeared in URN on 05 Nov 2021

The Deputy Inspector General of Government- IGG Anne Twinomugisha Muhairwe has warned government employees in Buikwe district against absenteeism in government offices. Twinomugisha says that as the Inspectorate of Government office, they have been charged with the responsibility of elimi...

Town clerk charged over fraudulent sale of m. land
Appeared in The New Vision on 14 Oct 2021

The assistant town clerk of Katwe-Butego division in Masaka municipal council has been charged with the fraudulent sale of municipality land at sh150m. Joel Ddamba was charged at the Anti-Corruption Court in Kololo, Kampala on Tuesday with causing loss of property, corruption, abuse of of...

Igg probes shs9b sent to closed agric schools
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 13 Oct 2021

The Inspector General of Government (IGG), Ms Beti Olive Kamya, has commenced investigations into the alleged misuse of Shs9b by the Ministry of Agriculture officials. However, Ms Kamya did not reveal when investigations will be concluded, saying she cannot give a timeline now since the e...

Katosi road scam: defence lawyers try to block igg
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 03 Oct 2021

Defence lawyers in the Mukono-Katosi road scam have moved to block the Inspectorate of Government’s (IG) appeal against the acquittal of former transport minister Eng. Abraham Byandala. The scam led to a sh24.7b loss to the Government. The lawyers representing Byandala and three others as...

Igg probes shs9b agric schools scam
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 02 Oct 2021

The Inspectorate of Government is investigating a case involving unnamed government officials who wired about Shs9b worth of taxpayers money to two closed agriculture institutions during Covid-19 lockdown. The funds in question were sent to Fisheries Training Institute Entebbe, and Bukala...

Igg orders arrest of kaliro commercial officer
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 28 Sep 2021

The Inspector General of Government [IGG] has directed police in Kaliro to arrest the District commercial officer, Mr Christopher Muwanika, for allegedly forging a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Makerere University to secure the job in 2016. The findings, that stem from investigations c...

New igg vows to dig into covid-19 cash mess
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 25 Sep 2021

Newly sworn-in Inspector General of Government, Beti Kamya, has said she will launch an investigation into the reported mismanagement of Covid-19 resources across different ministries agencies and departments. Ms Kamya, who spoke to journalists shortly after assuming office on Wednesday, ...

Igg: what lies ahead as kamya, deputies swear in
Appeared in The Daily Monitor on 23 Sep 2021

Ms Beti Kamya was yesterday sworn in as the new Inspector General of Government amid growing loss of public trust in government’s commitment to fight corruption. The swearing-in ceremony held at State House Entebbe was officiated by President Museveni. The President asked Ms Kamya...

Igg kamya issues clarion call against corruption
Appeared in The New Vision on 23 Sep 2021

KAMPALA - The Inspector of General of Government (IGG), Beti Kamya, has said her main focus will be on creating a more conducive environment for whistleblowers and other Ugandans to report corruption cases without being easily identified. The corruption fight is not the work of only the I...