The Internal Audit will strive to render an efficient and effective Internal Audit Service to the Commission towards ensuring stewardship accounting.
Internal Audit Unit is to protect and safeguard the assets National Population Commission in Seven Hundred and Seventy-Four (774) Local Government Areas, Thirty-Six (36) States and Federal Capital Territory (FCT) of the Federal Republic of Nigeria by.
(i) The overall goal of the Unit is to ensure compliance with Management Policies, Financial regulations, circulars and extant rules.
(ii) To produce quality monthly, quarterly and half yearly report to the accounting officer on the progress of the audit with copies to the Accountant-General of the Federation and Auditor General for the Federation.
(iii) Periodically carryout verification of all assets and equipment in States and Local Governments to ensure that all rules and regulations governing the public funds are adhered to.
(iv) Issue properly documented query on payments vouchers and receipts which failed to meet up or comply with financial standards.
(v) To ensure value for money on every items of expenditure and guide against unreasonable or extravagant expenditure.
(vi) To appraise the economy of resources utilization (i.e. physical monetary and most importantly staff).