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Interview with AG Liberia on real-time audits

In follow-up to our research project on “SAI resilience in addressing the auditor expectation gap during disaster periods: The case of sub-Saharan SAIs during the COVID-19 pandemic”, we are doing a series of interviews with our member Auditors General to learn from their insights on the topic. In this interview, we spoke to the Auditor General…

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Interview with Ethiopia AG, Mr Gemechu Godana on disaster-related audits

In the next instalment of our ongoing series of interviews with our member Auditors General to learn from their insights on the topic of SAI resilience in addressing the auditor expectation gap during the COVID-19 pandemic, we spoke today with the Federal Auditor General of Ethiopia, Mr Gemechu Dubiso Godana. In this interview, Mr Godana…

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We welcome the new Auditor General of Kenya

We are delighted to welcome Ms. Nancy Gathungu as the new Auditor-General of Kenya. Ms. Gathungu was sworn into Office on 17 July 2020, and will serve for a non-renewable term of eight years, as per the Kenyan Constitution. She succeeds Mr. Edward Ouko who left office in August 2019, after the expiry of his…

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We are hiring

We are looking for a qualified candidate from within the AFROSAI-E region, to appoint as Performance Auditing Manager. The successful applicant will support the Secretariat with implementing performance audit capacity building interventions and initiatives for SAIs in the region. This position could require extensive international travel and possible relocation to Pretoria, South Africa for the…

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Interview with Mr Kimi Makwetu on AGSA’s Covid-19 response

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, AFROSAI-E conducted a research project entitled “SAI resilience in addressing the auditor expectation gap during disaster periods: The case of sub-Saharan SAIs during the COVID-19 pandemic”. Amongst other findings, the research shows that here is a notable expectation gap on the audit activities SAIs are expected to perform…

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Highlights from webinar on PFM & domestic resource mobilisation in times of COVID-19 pandemic

The novel coronavirus pandemic has put government systems across the world under stress. Governments have had to quickly and urgently respond with emergency response packages to support the economy and strengthen essential public services in key sectors, such as health care. In several countries worldwide, governments have already introduced broad and costly measures, making use…

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