A Critical Analysis Of The Role Of The Office Of The Inspectorate Of Government (I. G) In The Fight Against Corruption In Uganda.

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DECLARATION ..................................................................................... i APPROVAL .......................................................................................... ii DEDICATION ........................................................................................ iii ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ..................................................................... iv CHAPTER ONE .................................................................................... I 1.0 Introduction ................................................................................... 1 1.1 Background to the study ............................................................ 4 1.2 Statement of the problem .......................................................... 6 1.3.1 General objective ....................................................................... 7 1.3 .2 The Specific Objectives of the study were..................................... 7

1.4 Research questions .................................................................... 7 1.5 Significance of the study .......................................................... 7 1.6 Methodology ................................................................................. 8 I. 7 Literature review ........................................................................ 8 1.2 Synopsis of the study ................................................................ I 7 CHAPTER TWO ................................................................................... 18 LEGAL AND INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR FIGHTING CORRUPTION IN UGANDA ........................................................ 18 2.1 Legal Framework of Anti-corruption in Uganda ....................................................................... 18                              2.1.0 Introduction ............................................................................ 18 2.1.1 The Constitution of the Republic ofUganda .......................................................................... 18                            2.1.2 Inspectorate of Government Act, 2002 ................................................................................... 20 2.1.3 THE LEADERSHIP CODE (AMENDMENT) ACT, 20 17 ................................................... 22 2.2 Laws in place to fight Corruption in Uganda ............................................................................ 23 2.2.1 The Anti-Corruption Act, 2009 .............................................................................................. 23 v 2.2.2 The Access to Infonnation Act, 2005 ..................................................................................... 23 2.2.3 The Whistleblowers Protection Act, 2010 .............................................................................. 24 2.2.4 The Budget Act, 200 1 ............................................................................................................. 24 2.2.5 The Public Finance and Accountability Act, 2003 ................................................................. 24 2.2.6 The Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Act, 2003 ........................................ 24 2.3 Institutional framework of Anti-com.tption in Uganda ............................................................. 25 2.3 .1 Office of the Inspectorate of Govennnent (I G): ..................................................................... 25 2.3 .2 Office of the Auditor General ( 0 AG): ....................................................... : ........................... 25 2.3 .3 Directorate of Public Prosecutions (D PP) .............................................................................. 26 2.3 .4 Directorate for Ethics and Integrity (DEI): ............................................................................. 26 2.3.5 The Anti -Cormption Division (ACD) of the High Court ..................................................... 27 2.4.Conclusion ................................................................................................................................. 29 CHAPTER THREE ......................................................................................................................... 30 THE ROLE OF THE OFFICE OF THE INSPECTORATE OF GOVERNMENT (I.G) IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION IN UGANDA ......................................................................... 30 3.0 Introduction ............................................................................................................................... 30 3.1 Establishment and Mandate of the Inspectorate of Government. (I. G) ..................................... 30 3 .1.1 Functions of the Inspectorate of Government ........................................................................ 30 3 .1.2 General Powers of the Inspectorate of Government.. ............................................................. 31 3 .1.3 Special Powers of the Inspectorate of Government.. .............................................................. 31 3 .1.4 Jurisdiction and Independence of the Inspectorate of Govenunent ....................................... 31 3.2 Role Played by the Inspectorate of Government in Combating Cormption in Uganda ............ 32 3 .2.1 Investigations handled by IG .................................................................................................. 3 2 3.2.2 Anests Caused and Prosecutions ............................................................................................ 33 3 .2 .3 Money saved and recovered ................................................................................................... 34 3 .2.4 Administrative Sanctions applied ........................................................................................... 34

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Research, S. (2022). A Critical Analysis Of The Role Of The Office Of The Inspectorate Of Government (I. G) In The Fight Against Corruption In Uganda.. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/a-critical-analysis-of-the-role-of-the-office-of-the-inspectorate-of-government-i-g-in-the-fight-against-corruption-in-uganda

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Research, SSA "A Critical Analysis Of The Role Of The Office Of The Inspectorate Of Government (I. G) In The Fight Against Corruption In Uganda." Afribary. Afribary, 21 Aug. 2022, https://afribary.com/works/a-critical-analysis-of-the-role-of-the-office-of-the-inspectorate-of-government-i-g-in-the-fight-against-corruption-in-uganda. Accessed 04 Dec. 2022.

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Research, SSA . "A Critical Analysis Of The Role Of The Office Of The Inspectorate Of Government (I. G) In The Fight Against Corruption In Uganda.". Afribary, Afribary, 21 Aug. 2022. Web. 04 Dec. 2022. < https://afribary.com/works/a-critical-analysis-of-the-role-of-the-office-of-the-inspectorate-of-government-i-g-in-the-fight-against-corruption-in-uganda >.

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Research, SSA . "A Critical Analysis Of The Role Of The Office Of The Inspectorate Of Government (I. G) In The Fight Against Corruption In Uganda." Afribary (2022). Accessed December 04, 2022. https://afribary.com/works/a-critical-analysis-of-the-role-of-the-office-of-the-inspectorate-of-government-i-g-in-the-fight-against-corruption-in-uganda