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AGO hosted IDI SAI Fighting Corruption Programme – Quality Assurance Meeting of Audits

15 Sep 2019

IDI SAIFighting Corruption (SFC) Programme – Quality Assurance Meeting of Audits wereheld in collaboration with the Auditor General’s Office of the Maldives. TheIDI SFC is a global Programme launched in the year 2015 with the objective of‘Greater Effectiveness of SAIs in Fighting Corruption’. A tota...

Auditor General paid a courtesy call to the Permanent Representative of Maldives to the United Nations & Ambassador to the United States

25 Jul 2019

Auditor General Mr. Hassan Ziyath paid acourtesy call to the Permanent Representative of Maldives to the United Nations& Ambassador to the United States Ms. Thilzeema Hussain.During the meeting, both parties discussedways of collaborating with each other on matters relating to SDGs. Both parties...

Auditor General delivered a speech at SAI Leadership and Stakeholder Meeting

24 Jul 2019

Auditor General Mr. Hassan Ziyath delivered aspeech at the SAI Leadership and Stakeholder Meeting. During the speech AuditorGeneral shared insights and recommendations regarding data and monitoring fromthe performance audit of SDG preparedness conducted by the Auditor General'sOffice. Jointly organi...

Auditor General visited General Auditing Bureau of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

11 Jul 2019

Auditor General Mr. Hassan Ziyath visited theGeneral Auditing Bureau (GAB) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, on an officialinvitation extended by Dr. Hussam Alangari, President of GAB. It is hoped thatthe visit will help in the development of the professional relationship throughthe exchange of ideas ...

Participants of SAI Young Leaders Program joins the SYL International Interaction

27 May 2019

Participants from AGO for IDI SAI YoungLeaders Program 2019-2020, joined the SYL International Interaction held from13-24 May 2019, in Cape Town, South Africa. For this year’s program, the participantsfrom AGO are Mr. Abdulla Shahid, Director, Financial Institute and IS Audit andMs. Rauhath Hussain,...

AGO staff participate in the 7th ICAC Symposium “Fighting Corruption – A New Perspective”

26 May 2019

Manager, Mr.Abdulla Zuhury and Senior Auditor, Mr. Ihsan Mohamed from Compliance andSpecial Audit, participated in the 7th ICAC Symposium. Based on thetheme “Fighting Corruption – A New Perspective”, the symposium included severaleminent speakers from anti-corruption and related fields sharing their...

AGO representatives attended 2019 Annual Meeting of the INTOSAI WGPD

25 May 2019

Representativesof AGO, Assistant Auditor General Mr. Hussain Niyazy, and Director,Consolidation, Debt and Revenue Audit, Mr. Maqbool Khalid, attended the 2019Annual Meeting of the INTOSAI Working Group on Public Debt (WGPD).  The theme for this year’s meeting was“Bolstering SAI’s public debt au...

Auditor General decides to conduct Performance Audit on the road safety of Addu City during official trip to Southern Region

01 May 2019

The AuditorGeneral has decided to undertake a Performance Audit on the road safety of AdduCity. The objective of the audit would be to analyse the root causes of thedeaths and serious injuries caused by accidents especially on the Addu Citylink road. Auditor General Mr. Hassan Ziyath announced this ...

Auditor General attended a Panel Discussion on “Values of Audit – Measuring and Challenges”

25 Apr 2019

AuditorGeneral Mr. Hassan Ziyath has attended an International Panel discussion on “LatestApproaches in Measuring the Added Value of Audit and Challenges” held inIstanbul, Turkey. During the panel discussion, he gave a presentation on “Providingvalue and benefits to the nation and citizens through p...

SAI Team of AGO completed ASOSAI Capacity Development Program on IT Audit

10 Apr 2019

A team of AGO staffcompleted ASOSAI Capacity Development Program on IT Audit 2018-2019 in whicheach Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) of member countries was invited to form ateam with a leader and two members. The comprehensive capacity developmentsupport program prepared the participants for IT Audi...

AGO holds AuditNaama 2019

31 Mar 2019

For thepurpose of presenting the work of AGO to the public and improving collaborationbetween AGO and stakeholders Auditor General’s Office held a special functionnamed “AuditNaama 2019”. The event held at National Art Gallery on 28thMarch 2019, is the beginning of an annual series to create awarene...

Staff of AGO completes SAI PMF Basic Training Course

26 Mar 2019

Staff of AGOparticipated in SAI Performance Measurement Framework Basic Training Courseheld in Abu Dhabi, UAE. On behalf of AGO, Assistant Auditor General Mr. IbrahimAiman, Director Mr. Ahmed Salih and Manager Ms. Dheena Rafiu participated inthis five-day workshop commenced on 18th March 2019. The t...

Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) of the Republic of Maldives and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia signed a Memorandum of Understanding today

19 Feb 2019

Auditor General’s Office (AGO) of theMaldives and General Auditing Bureau (GAB) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabiasigned a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today. The MOU was signed by His ExcellencyDr. Hussam Alangari, President of GAB and Auditor General Mr. Hassan Ziyath onbehalf of AGO.The MOU was ...

Southern Regional Office Annual Report 2018 Released

14 Feb 2019

Auditor General's Office (AGO) launched SouthernRegional Office (SRO) Annual Report 2018 at a special ceremony held yesterday inthe Secretariat of North Huvadhu Atoll Council in GA. Villingili.The report was released by Mr. Ahmed Fuwad,President of the Secretariat of North Huvadhu Atoll Council. Add...

Auditor General's Office officially launched SOE Performance Portal and Maldives Accountants’ Directory

06 Feb 2019

 Auditor General's Office (AGO) has officially launched the first of its kind, SOE Performance Portal and Maldives Accountants’ Directory. The launching ceremony took place today at a special event held at AGO. SOE Performance Portal introduced by the name, ‘Vunaviya’ Portal, was launched ...

Auditor General’s Office marks 70 years of service

02 Dec 2018

Auditor General’sOffice (AGO) celebrated its 70th anniversaryat a special function held for the staff on 2nd December 2018.Addressing as the chief guest, Mr. Bandhu Ibrahim Saleem stated that theauditing profession has now expanded drastically and attained a respectableposition in the minds of the c...

Internal Controls and Risk Management for Accountants and Auditors Course completed by staff of Auditor General’s Office

21 Nov 2018

Senior Auditor, Mr.Ali Nooradheen and Assistant Auditor Mr. Hussain Rasheed from Public SectorAudit Department completed the Internal Controls and Risk Management for Accountants and Auditors Courseorganized by the Institute of Internal Auditing (IIA) Malaysia. The training tookplace in Kuala Lumpur...

Staff of Auditor General’s Office completed High-Impact Operational Audit of Human Resource Management Program by IIA Malaysia

19 Nov 2018

Two Auditors fromPerformance Audit Unit, Ms. Aminath Afeef and Ms. Khashma Mohamed participatedin the High-Impact Operational Audit of HumanResource Management Program. The workshop, organized by the Institute ofInternal Auditing (IIA) Malaysia, was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 12thto 14th No...

Two Managers from Auditor General’s Office completed SAI Young Leaders Programme 2017 – 2018

31 Oct 2018

The nominees from Auditor General’s Office (AGO); Izmeera Shiham, (Manager, Human Resources) and Mohamed Riznee, (Manager, Performance Audit) completed “SAI Young Leaders Programme 2017 – 2018” organized by INTOSAI Development Initiative (IDI). The young leaders presented change strategy proposals, ...

Auditor General Calls Government Institutions to be Pro-active in Disseminating Information

17 Oct 2018

Auditor General calls government institutions to be pro-active indisseminating information. Speaking in a function held to celebrate Right toInformation Day 2018, Auditor General Hassan Ziyath stated that it is crucialto provide information to public and relevant authorities in order to maintainpubl...

Two Staff from Auditor General’s Office started an Internship Program at the General Auditing Bureau of Saudi Arabia

10 Oct 2018

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Auditor General attends the 14th ASOSAI Assembly and 7th ASOSAI Symposium

20 Sep 2018

Auditor General ofthe Maldives, Mr. Hassan Ziyath attends the 14th ASOSAI Assembly and7th ASOSAI Symposium, held at the National Convention Center inHanoi, Vietnam. The theme for this year is “Environmental Audit for SustainableDevelopment”, with the objective of strengthening the commitment of the ...

MILO AAROA Futsal Cup 2017

09 Oct 2017

The Auditor General's Office teams stood out in the first ever AAROA futsal cup held in Maldives. While AGO Gents team won the championship of the tournament against MMA Social Club in men's category, AGO Ladies team won runner up in women's category.The final match in men's category ended in draw a...

Media Statement on SRO Annual Report Launching Ceremony

02 Mar 2017

Media Statement on SRO Annual Report Launching Ceremony...

Inauguration of strategic plan and reluanching of official website

14 Dec 2016

The Auditor General's Office has today (14 December 2016) inaugurated their strategic plan for the period 2017-2019. This is the first time the organization has publicized their strategic plan. The inauguration ceremony was held at the conference hall of Islamic center from 9:20-10:20 am.The purpose...

MNDF conducts leadership training for AGO staff

12 Dec 2016

The Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) hasconducted a 2-day leadership training for staff members of Auditor General’sOffice (AGO). Skills taught at the weekend training program include theory andpractical skills of leadership, ethical decision making, first aid,self-assessment, mess etiquettes,...

Auditor General's Office in collaboration with LGA and MoFT conducting nationwide workshops on the new Financial Statement format

11 Dec 2016

Auditor General’s Office has commenceda nationwide series of workshops to train budget staff of local councils. Theworkshops are conducted to train the budget staff to prepare financialstatements according to the new format issued by the Ministry of Finance andTreasury.The first training of the seri...

Auditor General attends the XXII INCOSAI 2016 held in Abu Dhabi

10 Dec 2016

Auditor General Mr. Hassan Ziyathhas attended the XXII INCOSAI 2016 held from 5-11 December, 2016 in Abu Dhabi,UAE.The INCOSAI conference is held oncein every three years, and is chaired by the hosting SAI. It offers all INTOSAImembers an opportunity to share experiences, discuss issues, and passres...

Auditor General’s Office inaugurates strategic plan 2017-2019

08 Dec 2016

The Auditor General’s Office willinaugurate their strategic plan for the period 2017-2019 on 14 December 2016.This is the first time the organization has publicized their strategic plan.The inauguration ceremony will be held at the conference hall of Islamic centerat 9:00 am.The purpose of inaugurat...

Assistant Auditor General attends IDI-PASAI audit review meeting in Samoa

05 Dec 2016

Assistant Auditor General and head of the Special andPerformance Audits Mr. Ibrahim Aiman has departed to Samoa to attend the Auditreview meeting under the IDI-PASAI 3i Cooperative Audit on Procurement. Mr.Aiman will facilitate at the meeting as a resource person. The program is heldfrom 13-20 Decem...