African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions

Posts by Annerie Pretorius

Zambia welcomes new Auditor General

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…

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Your Story – Ethics in Public Sector Accountancy

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…

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2019 Technical Update – Model Institutions that Lead by Example

Close to 180 participants gathered in the picturesque city of Cape Town for the 14th Technical Update. In addition to our member- SAIs, representatives from Brazil, Fiji, Portugal, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands were also in attendance along with key stakeholders from the region. For the first time, the Technical Update…

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WGEI & AFROSAI-E collaborates on Product Sharing Agreements course

The INTOSAI Working Group on Audit of Extractive Industries (WGEI) in collaboration with AFROSAI-E, is pleased to announce a training course dedicated to understanding and auditing management of Production Sharing Agreements/Contracts (PSAs). The training will be most relevant to SAIs in countries that implement the PSA model. Participants will gain knowledge on how to identify risks…

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This Strategic Plan builds on the achievements from the previous Corporate Plan with goals and objectives that are purposeful and outcome driven. These will guide and position the planned capacity building interventions to be more impactful both at the Secretariat and individual member-SAI level.

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Guideline: Audit Considerations for Extractive Industries

Strong and effective Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) can contribute to better and more transparent oversight of extractive industries and help to ensure that governments manage natural resources in the best interest of the public. The purpose of this guideline is to assist SAIs mandated with auditing the public sector management of extractive industries with capacity…

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