Institute tasks FG to leverage technocrats in governance
To attain growth in the economy, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, (ICAN), has advised the Federal Government to place high premium on the multi-disciplinary expertise available in the country, and utilise models that address its social and economic issues.
ICAN appoints Ahmed Kumshe as new registrar/chief executive
The Governing Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has approved the appointment of a new Registrar/Chief Executive, Professor Ahmed Modu Kumshe.
Experts hinge 2020 growth prospects on private participation, reforms
For inclusive growth, experts, compromising economists and accountants yesterday, advised the federal government to intensify structural changes in the economy and closely benchmark...
‘Government should ensure that border closure is not another lost chance’
Tayo Orekoya is a professional accountant. He qualified as a chartered accountant in 1989 and became a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) in 2003.
ICAN delists, suspends over 25,000 non-financial members
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria has delisted 14,337 non-financial members who are owing the association dues for more than three years effective from November 1, 2019. The professional accountancy body, in a statement signed by its registrar John I. Evbodaghe, said it has also suspended 11,240 members who are owing dues covering between…
Nigeria’s integrated reporting committee debuts to boost investments
To attract investors, the Nigeria Integrated Reporting Committee (NIRCO), has been established to complement the federal government’s efforts to align growth in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) with the sustainable development agenda.
How best to fight corruption, by ICAN
To rid the nation of endemic corruption, professional accountants have advised the Federal Government to adopt a three-way fighting approach: education, prevention and sanctions.
ICAN awards scholarship to students in honour of accounting doyen
Eight brilliant indigent undergraduate students of some Nigerian universities have received a N2 million centenary scholarship award...
Ihedioha appoints Uwaleke finance commissioner
Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has appointed Professor Uche Uwaleke as the state’s Commissioner of Finance. Uwaleke will bring to bear in the State Finance Ministry, many years of solid experience in financial management.