I WAS appointed by the accountant general, Ministry of Finance and Economic Development to facilitate a training workshop on Public Procurement Audit in line with the new Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Act 22:23 which was promulgated in January 2018. The training programme was aimed at enhancing the capacity of internal auditors in assessing procurement operations and improving the effectiveness of the procurement audit. This training was also meant to improve the supervision functions by enhancing the capacity of the participants to conduct activities such as planning and execution of audit and assessment of achievement of value for money in public procurement operations. More than 40 internal auditors from various line Ministries and staff in the accountant general’s…