Controller of Budget

Listen to warnings on piling public debt

The Controller of Budget has warned of a debt crisis if the country’s borrowing spree continues unabated. Margaret Nyakang’o warns […]

Counties must seal revenue loopholes

Governors and devolution stakeholders are excited with the proposition to increase the budgetary allocation to the devolved units from 15 […]

Proposals on business good for the economy

While most Kenyans see the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) as a political project, behind the facade are rafts of measures […]

Covid-19 fund audit unmasks deep rot

A report by the Controller of Budget showing county governments bought materials meant to protect communities and hospital workers from […]

Pressure mounts on governors over pandemic funds

The Senate has asked the Auditor-General to probe cash allocated to counties for the battle against Covid-19 pandemic. A similar […]

Governor Waiguru-MCAs budget stand-off continues

Githinji Mwangi Members of the Kirinyaga County Assembly have yet again voted to reject Governor Anne Waiguru’s 2020/21 budget. A […]

CoG, Controller of Budget to meet over fund delays

Eric Juma Governors are today set to meet the Controller of Budget over delayed disbursement of revenue which is threatening […]

Governors council, CoB tussle over access to funds

The Council of Governors and the Controller of Budget are engaged in a tussle, which has resulted in the latter […]

Governors want committee to audit, verify pending bills formed

At least nine governors have requested the Senate to establish a special committee to audit and verify ineligible pending bills […]

Treasury asked to pardon 15 counties over pending bills

The office of the Controller of Budget (CoB) has asked National Treasury to pardon at least 15 counties at risk […]