African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions

Archive for Feb 2021

SAI Nigeria welcomes new Auditor General, Mr Adolphus Aghughu

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr Aghughu Adolphus Arhotomhenla as the Auditor-General of the Federation. The Senate confirmed his appointment last week and the President of the Senate, Mr Ahmad Lawan, noted that providing the required support to the office of the Auditor-General for the Federation would not only guarantee effectiveness and efficiency, but ensure…

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Résilience de l’ISC à combler la lacune en matière d’attentes du vérificateur en période de catastrophe : le cas des ISC subsahariennes pendant la pandémie de COVID-19

L’AFROSAI-E a lancé un projet de recherche pour déterminer le niveau de résilience des ISC d’Afrique subsaharienne à remplir leur mandat lors de la catastrophe de la COVID-19. La recherche a réalisé un test à six voies sur la résilience des ISC dans les domaines suivants : (1) Flexibilité dans la prise de décisions, (2) Réactivité…

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Professionalisation of SAI auditors – Relevance & Trust

INTOSAI P-12 (The value and benefits of SAIs) emphasises that auditors remain relevant and trusted professionals in the public sector by complying with several principles, including capacity building through promoting learning and knowledge sharing (Principle 12). It is therefore important that the SAI environment promotes continuous learning and upskilling. We support this principle by implementing…

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MoU with Gavi, Vaccine Alliance Audit and Investigations function

In line with our strategic goals, we have been working to capacitate SAIs to improve oversight by performing value adding audits. This includes auditing various donor fund grants implemented by state principal recipients. It is our strategic view that a critical ingredient to improving oversight of donor fund grants, is building strong relationships between key…

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PFM Reporting Framework website now live!

During the INCOSAI conference in 2016, theme discussions on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) brought to the forefront the vital role of SAIs in contributing to their achievement. In response, AFROSAI-E and the GIZ Good Financial Governance in Africa Programme teamed up to develop the Public Financial Management Reporting Framework (PFM RF). This tool was…

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