The Liberia Revenue Authority has certificated 44 staff after completion of trainings in different areas of human capacity development. According to the LRA, the trainings covered Supply chain management, Records management, domestic resource mobilization, and Customer Service.
The Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA) conducted training in Supply chain and records management, while theWest African Institute for Financial and Economic Management (WAIFEM) conducted training in Domestic Resource Mobilization.
Speaking at the ceremony marking the presentation of certificates, LRA Deputy Commissioner General for Technical Affairs, Decontee T. King Sackie, encouraged participants to do their best in giving back what they’ve learned to the institution.
Madam King-Sackie stated “We are tax officers and our target audience are tax payers; unless we show a customer-oriented way of dealing with them, we will get far and no further”.
At the same time, the Revenue Generation for Governance and Growth (RG3) group conducted training in Customer Service.
Speaking on behalf of the training partners, Mr. Mohamed Swaray of RG3 encouraged staff to take advantage of training opportunities provided by LRA.
He further urged the participants to make the Revenue Authority second to none in terms of staff capacity development. Press Release