U.S. Ambassador Michael A. McCarthy has visited the General Auditing Commission and met with Auditor General P. Garswa Jackson. According to the GAC, Tuesday, August 31, 2021 meeting focused on a wide range of issues regarding the mandate of the Commission.
Details of the discussion between the GAC boss and the U.S. Envoy were not made public, but Auditor General Jackson last week Friday hosted a delegation of senior officials of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning headed by the Comptroller and Accountant General of Liberia, Janga Kowo.
GAC, in an earlier release, said the forum was the first of a number of interactions with which AG Jackson is expected to engage incoming
The Auditor-General recently commissioned an audit of the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC) for three fiscal years covering the periods July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2021.
The audit was requested by the Office of the President of Liberia consistent with the GAC Act of 2014. The audit is expected to be concluded and a report submitted to the National Legislature with a copy to the President by end of November.
The Office of the President also requested that the GAC audits the USD $99,000.00 (Ninety-Nine Thousand United States Dollars) transaction related to a service contract payment at LWSC, which is to be conducted alongside the comprehensive audit. https://thenewdawnliberia.com/gol-businesses-and-cartel-milk-lec/ Press Release