The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) was today presented with the FiRe award trophy by the the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) for being the most improved public institution in financial reporting in the county.

The Award was presented by Nebart Avutswa, the ICPAK Ag. Chief Manager, Professional Standards and received by the Secretary Public Prosecutions Mrs Dorcas Oduor.

Mr. Avutswa said the trophy is one of the most prestigious award presented to public institutions in recognition of compliance with the International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS).

He said ODPP emerged the most improved public institution in financial reporting out of the 364 institutions analyzed by ICPAK in 2017 and congratulated the institution for participating in competition by presenting their accounting books for evaluation.

The SPP on her part thanked ICPAK for the recognition and noted the need for ODPP to partner with ICPAK for continuous training of staff on financial management standards.