African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions



Zambia welcomes new Auditor General

24th Jan 2020

On 18 December 2019, the Office of the Auditor General of Zambia welcomed its new Auditor General, Dr. Dick Chellah Sichembe.   Dr. Sichembe is an experienced Chartered Accountant and Economist. He has over 20 years’ extensive experience in public sector accounting, having held various senior positions in the public service with the highest rank…


Your Story – Ethics in Public Sector Accountancy

10th Dec 2019

We need your stories about the ethical challenges you have experienced working as a professional accountant or auditor in the public sector. The African Professionalisation Initiative (API) is an initiative that seeks to address the shortage of professional accountants and auditors (generally referred to as “accountants”) in the African public sector through partnership with key…


National Audit Office of Tanzania gets new Controller and Auditor General

5th Dec 2019

On 3 November 2019, President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Dr. John Pombe Magufuli, appointed Mr. Charles Edward Kichere as the new Controller and Auditor General (CAG) of the National Audit of Tanzania (NAOT). The new CAG, who was the former boss of the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), received a warm welcome from the…