Forensic researchers hail government’s effort in fraud fighting
The Association of Forensic Accounting Researchers (AFAR), have commended the Federal Government’s effort in fighting fraud in Nigeria. They also commended other critical stakeholders in tackling the menace, stating that efforts devoted in recent times have paid off...
Organisations lose $6.3 billion to fraud yearly
Total losses caused by fraud annually have been estimated at about $6.3billion, where the median losses in large companies with more than 10,000 employees were higher at about $160,000, and the smaller businesses at $154, 000.
AFAR collaborates with professional bodies to achieve fraud-free business environment
The Association of Forensic Accounting Researchers (AFAR), has concluded plans to collaborate with all relevant professional bodies worldwide, to achieve a fraud and corruption free society.
ICTRD appoints Oyedokun first executive secretary
The International Centre for Tax Research and Development (ICTRD), has appointed Godwin Oyedokun, as its first Executive Secretary. Oyedokun is bringing on board his wealth of experience as a chartered tax professional as well as his credentials, and in-depth knowledge of local and global taxation issues towards the realisation of the centre’ s objectives for a responsible…
Good governance crucial to capital inflow, fraud reduction
Efforts by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to reduce corruption and increase capital inflow into the country may remain a mirage without adequate plans to improve good governance in the country, experts said.
Institute to train 40,000 in forensics
The International Institute of Certified Forensic Investigation Professionals (IICFIP) has unveiled plans to train 40,000 people in forensics to aid the fight against corruption in the country.
Corruption campaign lacks seriousness, says ACFE President
President Muhammadu Buhari-led campaign against corruption in Nigeria may not yield meaningful result until the effort becomes all-encompassing and handled with seriousness, President of Lagos state chapter, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners...