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18th May 2016
 
Auditor General Addresses AFROSAI-E Governing Board 2016
 
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Mrs Lara Taylor-Pearce, the Auditor General of Sierra Leone in her capacity as the current Chairperson of African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI-E ) had the honour of addressing delegates at the  13th Governing Board Meeting of AFROSAI-E held at the stately Transcorp Hotel in Abuja, Nigeria from the 9- 13 May 2016.

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December 2015
 
Annual Report on the Accounts of Sierra Leone 2014
 
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The Auditor General has prepared the Annual Report on the Accounts of Sierra Leone for the financial year 2014.
 
The report was tabled in Parliament in mid-December 2015.
 
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10th December 2015
 
Auditor General bags Integrity Award
 
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The Auditor General of Sierra Leone, Mrs Lara Taylor-Pearce, has been awarded the 2015 prestigious National Integrity Award by the Anti-Corruption Commission.
 
The award ceremony which normally coincides with the commemoration of the World Anti-Corruption Day took place at the Bintumani Hotel Complex on Wednesday 9th December 2015.
 
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30th October 2015
 
Audit Service empowers Auditors
 
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Seventy-five auditors from the Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) have benefitted from a five-week specialised audit training in Revenue, Environmental, Procurement, IT and Forensic Audits.
 
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11th May 2015
 
Auditor General commended in South Africa
 
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The Auditor General of Sierra Leone, Mrs Lara Taylor-Pearce won plaudit and commendation from her peer Auditors General in Africa during the opening session of the 12th Governing Board meeting of African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI-E) in Cape Town, South Africa on Monday 4th May 2014.

 
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28th March 2015
 
Parliament conducts hearings on Ebola Audit Report
 
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The Auditor General’s Report on the Management of Ebola Funds for the period May to October 2014 was tabled in parliament on the 12th February 2015 by the Deputy  Speaker of Parliament-Hon Chernor Bah who is also chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC).

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24th February 2015
 
Audit Service interacts with Parliament
 
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Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) held a workshop with members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) at the Barmoi Hotel in Freetown on Wednesday 18th February, 2015. The workshop was organised so that members of the PAC could interact with staff of ASSL and learn about the operations of the institution.

 
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3rd July 2014
 
Audit Service reviews 2014 Work Plan
 
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The Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) held its 2014 Mid-Year Review Workshop at the Barmoi Hotel on Tuesday 1st July 2014. The programme was organised so that divisional heads can discuss their achievements and challenges during the last six months.
 
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13th June 2014
 
DAGs attend AFROSAI-E Leadership Workshop
 
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Mr. Abdul Aziz Deputy Auditor General Ministries and Local Authority, and Mrs. Adama Renner, Deputy Auditor General Finance and Corporate Services, attended the Senior Leadership Workshop organized by the AFROSAI-E Secretariat for executive leaders in the various SAIS.
 
The workshop was held in Pretoria, South Africa from the 2nd to 6th June 2014 and the theme of the workshop was “Staying Relevant”.
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16th May, 2014
 
Auditor General heads AFROSAI-E
 
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Mrs Lara Taylor-Pearce, Auditor General of Sierra Leone is the newly appointed chairperson of the Governing Board of African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI-E) for a period of three years (2014 – 2017).
 
Mrs Taylor-Pearce was appointed during the 11th AFROSAI-E Governing Board Meeting in Ethiopia on the 9th May 2014.
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28th November, 2013
 
ASSL strategise Operational Plans for 2014
 
Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) held a two-day annual Operational Planning Workshop at the Hotel Barmoi in Freetown, on the 26th - 27th November, 2013 to plan for the 2014 fiscal year. During the Workshop, Divisional Heads of ASSL reported on their activities for 2013 and the plans for their work in 2014 in the presence of ASSL Management.
 
The Auditor General, Mrs Lara Taylor-Pearce, in her statement welcomed staff at the Workshop and encouraged them to come up with plans that will lead to quality reports. She encouraged ASSL staff to ensure that the Vote Controllers in the various Ministries Departments and Agencies always inform their ministers about meetings held between their institutions and ASSL during the course of the audits.
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13th September 2013
 
Audit Service organises Training for Journalists
 
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Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) held a training workshop for journalists of the Parliamentary Press Gallery on the theme “Understanding the Operations of the Audit Service Sierra Leone and the Auditor General’s Annual Reports”.
 
The programme was held at the Administrative Building in Parliament on Thursday 12th September 2013.
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22nd July 2013
 
Audit Service reviews 2013 Work Plan
 
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Audit Service Sierra Leone held its Mid-Year Review Workshop at the Hill Valley Hotel on Thursday 18th July 2013. The programme was organised so that Divisional Heads would discuss their achievements and challenges during the last six months.
 
The Deputy Auditor General, Finance and Corporate Service, Mrs Adama Renner who chaired the programme, welcomed staff to the workshop and encouraged them to highlight their accomplishments and challenges in relation to the Annual Work Plan. more >
 
 
30th May 2013
 
Auditor General attends 2013 Summit
 
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The Auditor General of Sierra Leone, Mrs Lara Taylor-Pearce was among 24 Auditors-General who attended the 10th annual meeting of the Governing Board of the African Organisation of English Speaking Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI- E) at the Sugar Beach Hotel in Mauritius from the 6th – 10th May 2013.
 
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28th May 2013
 
PAC summons Schools in Bo
 
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The Public Accounts Committee in Parliament summoned Secondary Schools in Bo on Monday 27th May 2013 at the Bo City Hall to account for findings on the 2011 Auditor General’s Report
 
The Committee which comprises eleven Members of Parliament headed by the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Chernor Bah
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16th May 2013
 
Ministry of Energy appears before PAC
 
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The Permanent Secretary and senior Management staff of the Ministry of Energy appeared before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament on Wednesday 15th May 2013 at the Administrative Building in Parliament.
 
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13th May 2013
 
Parliament summons Hospital Management
 
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The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament has summoned the managements of Kingharman Road Government Hospital and Psychiatric Home Hospital to answer to questions relating to the findings of the 2011 Auditor General’s report.
 
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10th April 2013
 
Audit Service interacts with Parliamentarians
 
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Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) held a workshop with members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) at the new hall in Parliament on Monday 8th April, 2013. The workshop was organised so that members of the PAC could interact with staff of ASSL and learn about the operations of the institution.
 
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29th March 2013
 
Change Champion sensitizes ASSL Staff
 
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The Change Champion Committee (CCC) of Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) met with staff of ASSL in Freetown and sensitized them on key issues relating to the welfare and development of staff.
 
In a meeting with messengers and drivers on the 20th March 2013, Mrs Olayinka B. Williams, Human Resource Manager and Head of the CCC appealed to staff to have respect for working hours.
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28th March 2013
 
ASSL Staff attend Quarterly Review Meeting
 
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Audit Service Sierra Leone held its Quarterly Review Meeting at Hotel Barmoi on Wednesday 27th March 2013. Divisional Heads were given the opportunity to report on their activities for the first quarter of 2013. Presentations were made by all the Divisional Heads on what they achieved during the first quarter and the challenges faced.
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15th February 2013
 
ASSL Staff attend Procurement Workshop
 
A one day workshop on Procurement was held on 15th February 2013 at the Hotel Barmoi in Freetown. The workshop was facilitated by The World Bank with the support of National Public Procurement Authority (NPPA) and the Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL). The workshop was funded by the DFID-UK Technical Assistance Project.
 
World Bank Procurement Specialist, was the facilitator for the workshop. In attendance were twenty two [22] staff from ASSL, including Mrs Adama Renner, Deputy Auditor General for Finance and Corporate Services, together with other attendees from NPPA and Local Procurement Officers working on World Bank funded Projects in Sierra Leone.
 
 
15th February 2013
 
ASSL presents 2011 AG Report to Non-State Actors
 
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NSA Meeting
Audit Service Sierra Leone (ASSL) presented the 2011 Auditor General's Report to Non-State Actors (NSA) at the Santanno House in Freetown on the 15th February 2013
 
Mr Mohamed Kallon, Principal Auditor Public Enterprises Division, informed the NSAs about the various steps that ASSL undertook during the 2011 Audit.
 
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14th February 2013
 
New Building under construction for ASSL
 
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New building under construction
The new building for Audit Service Sierra Leone is under construction at Tower Hill, Freetown. The building is being constructed by MODCON Construction Company.
 
Audit Service is presently occupying the second and third floors of Lotto Building at Tower Hill in Freetown as its headquarters.
 
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December 2012
 
Auditor General's Report tabled in Parliament
 
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The Auditor General has prepared the Annual Report on the Accounts of Sierra Leone for the financial year 2011.
 
The report was tabled in Parliament on Friday, 18th January 2013 by the Deputy Speaker of Parliament and Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, Hon Chernor R.M. Bah, in a well-attended ceremony.
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17th December 2012
 
ASSL Holds Operational Planning Workshop
 
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ASSL Staff Planning for 2013

ASSL held an Operational Planning Workshop on 17th and 18th December 2012 to review the organisation's outcomes for 2012 and formulate detailed 2013 plans.

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18th September 2012
Potable water report

Three Performance Audit Reports tabled in Parliament covering:

- Supply of Potable Water by SALWACO,
- Examination and Monitoring of Vehicles by SLRTA, and
- Generation and Collection of Revenue in the Fisheries Sector

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23rd August 2012
Performance Audit report on Anti-malaria Interventions tabled 2012
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12th April 2012
Press Release - Ten local councils submit 2011 accounts for audit
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11th April 2012
Performance Audit report on Distribution of Agricultural Inputs 2012 tabled in Parliament
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