Relief of Accountable Officers Emery Banguid & Frank Forgione U.S. Embassy, Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo
B-305885: Sep 2, 2005
- Full Report:
Relief is granted to a Class B Cashier and an Administrative Officer for the loss of $21,403.04 from the U.S. Embassy in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo. The loss resulted from the emergency evacuation and subsequent looting of the embassy during a local civil war, and GAO concurs with the Department of State that the loss occurred without fault or negligence on the part of either the cashier or the administrative officer.