UCC INAUGURATES INTERNAL AUDIT COMMITTEE
University of Cape Coast, UCC, has inaugurated a five-member Audit Committee to oversee activities of the University’s governance and internal control system for proper fund management.
Speaking at the inaugural event, the Chairman of the UCC Governing Council, Prof. Obeng Mireku, who swore in the committee members, congratulated the members on their nominations.
He said the Audit Committee was very crucial in the governance of the University and required the unalloyed support of management and all key stakeholders to make sure their mandate was successfully executed.
Prof. Obeng Mireku advised members to be guided by the Public Financial Management Act (2016) and the Public Financial Management Organisation (2019) in the discharge of their duties.
The Chairman of the Committee, Mr. Edward S. Pinkrah, in a brief acceptance remark, called for support from all stakeholders to enable the Committee discharge their responsibilities diligently.
He said the Committee, drawn from the Internal Audit Agency and Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana, would work tirelessly to ensure that the University achieves its target financial goals.
Mr. Edward S. Pinkrah – Chairman
Mrs. Cecilia Adzo Wofesor
Dr. Justus Deikumah
Mr. Moses Gyasi
Mr. Kwaku Nkrumah
Other members in attendance are Mrs. Gladys Atta Gyamfi (Secretary), as well as UCC Management.
Source: Documentation and Information Section-UCC