NSE, stockbrokers, others extol Akintola Williams virtues, adventurous spirit
Encomiums poured forth, as capital market experts, led by the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), yesterday, organised a birthday celebration and symbolic Closing Gong ceremony in honour of one of its founding fathers....
MUSON honours centenarian Akintola Williams with concert
Mr. Akintola Williams has achieved so much in life. He is the first chartered accountant from Africa. He was also appointed a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE). He also has the award of CFR (Commander of the Federal Republic). He has presided over numerous private and governmental bodies. However,…
Buhari to Akintola Williams at 100: Nigeria is proud of you
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with renowned chartered accountant, iconic leader and legendary teacher, Chief Akintola Williams...
Akintola Williams hits 100, soldiers on
“As the whole world looks forward to his centenary next August, a grateful nation cannot wait to celebrate the accountant and statesman.” This was exactly how The Guardian concluded a special tribute to the doyen of the accounting profession in Nigeria, Chief Akintola Williams when he marked his 99th birthday last year.
Akintola Williams: A portrait of integrity, professionalism
One of the professionals in Africa who has distinguished himself, not only as a seasoned administrator, dynamic entrepreneur, and an accomplished businessman but also demonstrated a high standard of professionalism in both financial and business fields, is Chief Akintola Williams - the first chartered accountant and accomplished financial expert in Africa.
Pa Akintola Williams The Accountant: Cerebral And Dapper Still At 99
Have you ever seen Pa Akintola Williams in any other outfit than his suits? Really, sometimes, one tries to imagine what the doyen of accountancy profession in Nigeria would look like in casual wears or even native attires, especially the ever-flowing agbada. No matter the event, The Accountant, as he’s fondly called, turns up in…
Eminent citizens celebrate accounting guru, Akintola Williams at 99
Eminent Nigerians, including Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and his Ogun State counterpart, Ibikunle Amosun, yesterday celebrated the doyen of the accounting profession in Africa...
IoD to honour Williams, Dangote, Eke, others at investiture
The Doyen of Accounting in Nigeria, Akintola Williams; Chairman of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote and Chairman of Zinox Technologies, Leo Stan Eke are among eminent professionals and business leaders to be honoured at the investiture ceremony of Ahmed Rufai Mohammed.