Auditor General’s work being undermined by state institutions – CSOs worried

Basic Information of Friday, 22 November 2019


Daniel Domelevo, Auditor GeneralDaniel Domelevo, Common

Civil Modern society Businesses (CSOs) in Ghana have expressed fear above what they say is an attempt to undermine the work of the Auditor-Basic, Daniel Domelevo, by some condition businesses.

A release by CSOs explained even while Mr Dormelevo was vigorously pursuing his constitutionally-mandated functions and performing with no concern or favour in auditing and surcharging a amount of point out establishments he has courted the anger of some ruling occasion supporters.

The CSOs reported they thought the purported procurement procedural obstacle for which the Mr Dormelevo was currently being harassed could have been fixed but numerous condition organizations resolved to train the Auditor Typical a lesson.

The CSOs have, as a result, specified good reasons for which they believe that the Auditor- is getting undermined.

Causes for which CSOs imagine the Auditor-General’s operate is getting undermined incorporate:

An on-likely feud in between the Audit Services Board and the Auditor Common.

The non-acceptance of the concurrent software for ratification by PPA despite setting up that there was benefit for money and uncovered no malfeasance or dissipation of public cash by the Auditor-General.

EOCO’s choice to still investigate the make a difference in the initially area, just after the PPA has established benefit for funds, and experienced not uncovered any malfeasance or dissipation of public cash.

The Alliance for Accountable Governance (AFAG), an NPP-affiliated stress team contacting for the Lawyer Normal to take motion on the PPA report, as nicely as contacting for the removal of the Auditor Normal.

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