• 1991 : Industrial And General Insurance Company Plc (IGI) was incorporated as a limited liability company on 31st October, 1991 and commenced operation in January 1992.
• 2005 : In June 2005, IGI acquired majority shareholding in the equity of the National Insurance Corporation Limited, Uganda (NIC), through a competitive international bid.
• 2007 : In Ghana, IGI acquired majority shareholding of Limited and thereafter separated the Life and Non-Life businesses of the company.
The Life business of the former Network Assurance Company Limited was registered as IGI Life Assurance Ghana Limited.
The Non-Life business of the former Network Assurance Company Limited was registered as Industrial and General Insurance Company Ghana Limited (IGIG).
In the Gambia, IGI acquired substantial stake in Gamstar Insurance Company Limited.
• 2008 : Societe Nouvelle d'Assurances du Rwanda (SONARWA S.A. Rwanda) commenced a strategic partnership with IGI, in April 2008.