Full forensic audit of Gold Board ordered

A full forensic audit has been ordered into the operations of the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) as police continue a probe of a fraud at the operation that reportedly could involve the loss of tens of millions of dollars.

“The Guyana Gold Board has engaged the services of an external auditor to perform a full forensic audit of the activities of the GGB at its locations to assist with the current investigation by the Guyana Police Force,” the Board said in a statement released via the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment.

“All gold purchased by the Guyana Gold Board are first stored under the strictest security systems where it is …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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