Office of the Auditor-General (Kenya)

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The Office of the Auditor-General of Kenya is an Independent Office established under the Constitution of Kenya to audit Government Bodies and report on their management of allocated funds.


The Auditor-General's roles under the Kenyan constitution are :[1]

  • Within six months after the end of each financial year, the Auditor-General shall audit and report, in respect of that financial

year, on:


The Auditor-General is mandated to do the following through the audit reports:[2]

  • An audit report shall confirm whether or not public money has been applied lawfully and in an effective way.
  • Audit reports shall be submitted to Parliament or the relevant county assembly
  • Within three months after receiving an audit report, Parliament or the county assembly shall debate and consider the report and take

appropriate action.


The current Auditor-General is Mr. Edward R.O Ouko[3]


External links[edit]

  • [1] 'Official Site'