The Auditor General, Mr. Gamini Herath officially presented the Annual Report of the Auditor General for 2018, to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Nicholas Prea.
It is customary under the article 158, for the Auditor General to submit his Annual Report of the audit of accounts of the Government, on or before 31st December, in the year immediately following the financial year to which the report relates.
Since last year, the submission of the report has been brought forward two months prior to December 31st. This was taken into account following the desires by the Members of the National Assembly.
The report is to be tabled in the National Assembly in accordance with section 21 (1) of the Auditor General Act 2010.
The handover formality was held on Monday 21st October, 2019 at the National Assembly, Ile Du Port in the presence of the Deputy Speaker, Hon. Ahmed Affif, the Clerk of the National Assembly, Jutta Alexis, Deputy Clerk, Tania Isaac, the Director General Corporate Services, Mr Godfra Hermitte and the Human Resources Manager Miss Jeline Quatre.