The provincial government of Masbate has been tasked to sort out its books, after an audit revealed P65 million in outstanding cash advances dating as far back as 2008.
The Commission on Audit (COA) called out the provincial government of Masbate for overpaying contractors, setting back state coffers by P7.04 million.
Poor planning and a lack of coordination have struck the provincial government of Catanduanes, rendering a multi-million hunger mitigation project aimed at reducing poverty idle.
The Commission on Audit (COA) expressed concern over the validity of the procurement process of the provincial government of Camarines Sur which allowed a single supplier to maintain a smorgasbord of contracts totaling P134.74 million.
The Commission on Audit (COA) looked favorably upon the provincial government of Marinduque for several accomplishments in disability affairs, social welfare programs and financial housekeeping.
At least 140 radio communications equipment were lost by the Albay Public Safety and Emergency Management Office (APSEMO), state auditors said in a report.