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Strengthen Auditor General's office to effectively exercise its oversight function. 

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Signing of an MOU between the Auditor General's (AG) Office and the Sweedish National Audit Office (SNAO).



Feb. 7, 2020

Sweden will continue providing technical assistance to Zimbabwe in line with the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Auditor-General’s (AG) Office and the Swedish National Audit Office (SNAO). Speaking at the signing ceremony in Harare the Auditor General Mrs Mildred Chiri said the cordial relations between the two offices date back to the early1990s.

Previous Updates

Upgrading the Tax System and Strengthening Auditor General's Oversight role

The Herald


Jan. 10, 2020

Government is working with its strategic partners to improve its capacity to collect revenue, use and account for it, cent-by-cent.

In one of the steps to achieve this, a $11,6 million programme to upgrade tax management and strengthen the oversight role of the Auditor-General and Parliament was signed between the Government and the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) Tax and Accountability Enhancement Project.

The agreement was signed by Finance and Economic Development Minister Professor Mthuli Ncube and AfDB country manager Mr Damoni Kitabire.

Red flagging of suspicious accounting records by the Auditor General's Office.



Dec. 30, 2019

Auditor-general Mildred Chiri has raised a red flag over the Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (ZIMDEF)’s non-compliance to International Accounting Standard 21 in respect of its 2018 financials.

IAS 21 outlines how to account for foreign currency trans­ac­tions and op­er­a­tions in financial state­ments, and also how to translate financial state­ments into a pre­sen­ta­tion currency.