The Directorate is headed by a Director and assisted by a Deputy Director.



Goni Alhaji Shettima


The major functions of the directorate shall include the followings:-

  1. Providing guideline and level playground for audit of Boards and Parastatals,
  2. Registration and annual renewal of firms of chartered accountants qualified as external auditors to be appointed by Boards and Parastatals,
  3. Maintain a register of all registered Accounting Firms
  4. Review of the Audited Reports of the Boards and Parastatals submitted to the Office
  5. Conduct periodic checks of accounts and books of Boards and Parastatals as provided in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (As Amended).
  6. Make comments in the Annual Report of the Auditor General on the Audited Accounts submitted by the External Auditors of Boards and Parastatals.