Reps Panel Indicts MDAs over Failed Audited Account

The House of Representatives committee on Public Accounts has vowed to come out with all Ministry, Department and Agency of government that failed to render its audited account

The committee also frown at failure of the agencies not to honour invitations to its public hearing on alleged deliberate and reckless refusal by some non Treasury Funded MDAs to Office of the Auditor General of the Federation.

The chairman of the committee Hon Oluwole Oke (PDP, Osun), stated this while delivering a keynote address at the public hearing into alleged deliberate and reckless refusal by non Treasury Funded MDAs to render audited accounts to the Office of the Auditor General of the Federation

While expressing displeasure over the failure of some accounting officers of some of the invited MDAs to be at the hearing lamented the MDAs stayed off despite the fact tha adequate notice in newspaper advertorials and invitation letters.

He said the refusal of the agencies to render their audited accounts not only violated the constitution but a deliberate efforts to sabotage governance in the country..

He that the refusal by some partially funded and revenue generating agencies of the federal government was a flagrant violation of the constitution.
Oke, who described the statistics of violations as alarming noted that the development indicated an outright disregard for the constitution which was the grand norm of the country


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