Now that the Civil Service is being repositioned for better service delivery, the Ogun State Civil Service have urge Auditors to imbibe training as a very important tool in making efficiency and effectiveness their word.
The Head of Service, Dr. Nafiu Aigoro, made the call at the Staff Development Centre, Oke-Ilewo, Abeokuta, while declaring open a 2-day capacity building training for Auditors in the Civil Service, organised by the Bureau of Establishment and Training, Office of the Head of Service.
Dr. Aigoro said the training was meant to improve the quality and effectiveness of the State’s public finance managers and appreciated the State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, for his unrelenting commitment to training and retraining the workforce.
He stated that, “Auditing is a critical function that ensures effective and efficient use of public resources. As Auditors, you play a vital role in ensuring that the government’s financial statements are accurate and reliable. Your work is essential in safeguarding public assets for their intended purposes. It is the cornerstone of ensuring that public resources are used effectively, efficiently and transparently. Therefore, the work you do as auditors is critical to the success of our dear State and its citizens.
“As Auditors, you are expected to maintain high standards of integrity, professionalism and independence. You are also expected to communicate your findings and recommendations to the appropriate authorities and stakeholders in a timely manner. Failure to perform these roles has consequences that are too weighty to be imagined’, the HOS advised.