COB’S ADDRESS ON COUNTY PLANNING BUDGETING AND FINANCING DURING THE GOVERNORS’ INDUCTION RETREAT HELD AT MOMBASA

The Controller of Budget Dr. Margaret Nyakang’o took to the stage on 16th September 2022 to speak about County Planning, Budgeting, and Financing during a three-day induction workshop for Governors and Deputy Governors organized by the Council of Governors at Pride Inn hotel in Mombasa. The workshop was aimed at building capacity of the newly

COB SPEAKS ON COBMIS AT THE ICPAK 39TH ANNUAL SEMINAR

ICPAK organized its 39th Annual Seminar at the Sarova Whitesands and Pride INN Flamingo Beach Hotels in Mombasa from 23rd to 27th May 2022. This year’s theme was Resilience of Accountants: Weathering the Storm for Sustainable Economic Recovery. The Controller of Budget CPA Dr. Margaret Nyakang’o among other certified accountants attended this colorful event. Dr.

THE CONTROLLER OF BUDGET HONOURED

On 12th December, 2021, the Controller of Budget, CPA Dr. Margaret Nyakang’o was awarded the Chief of the Order of the Burning Spear (CBS) – First Class commendation by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta during the commemoration of the national celebration of Jamhuri day. Following the award, the Controller of Budget was on 17th May

ICPAK Symposium

The Controller of Budget, Dr Margaret Nyakang’o graced the 30th Annual Economic symposium hosted by Institute of Certified Public Accountant of Kenya (ICPAK) at Safari Park on 11th February 2022. The theme of the symposium was ‘Managing Transition: Closing in on accountability gaps.’In her opening statement she noted that transition is not an event but

THE CONTROLLER OF BUDGET HONOURED BY STATE

The Controller of Budget was amongst a host of public figures honored by His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta during Jamhuri Day celebrations held at Uhuru Gardens in Nairobi on December 12th 2021. She was amongst the over thirty personalities ranging from Senators, Members of Parliament, Principal Secretaries, military Generals, brigadiers and state officials who were

18th Annual Conference of the Institute of Internal Auditors Kenya held at White Sands Hotel Mombasa

The Controller of Budget during her presentation at the conference. The Institute of Internal Auditors Kenya held their 18th Annual Conference bringing together about 200 Auditors and Accountants. The theme of the Conference was ‘Agility and Resilience- Scaling the Heights.’ The Controller of Budget Dr. Margaret Nyakang’o, a discussant at the conference, spoke to the

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION AND REQUEST FOR COMMENTS ON THE DRAFT CONTROLLER OF BUDGET REGULATIONS, 2021

Pursuant to the provisions of section 25 of the Controller of Budget Act 2016, the Controller of Budget in consultation with the Kenya Law Reform Commission and the Office of the Attorney General has developed the Draft Controller of Budget Regulations, 2021 (hereinafter referred to as ‘Draft Regulations’). The objective of the Draft Regulations is

OCOB CONDUCTS A COVID-19 VACCINATION EXERCISE

The Office of the Controller of Budget in collaboration with the Nairobi Metropolitan Services organized for a Covid-19 vaccination exercise for OCOB staff on 13th April 2021 at the head office.  This is in line with the government’s initiative to immunize frontline health workers, the elderly and essential staff including security personnel with the AstraZeneca