FG, ICAN collaborate on capacity building for SMEs
Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has welcomed plans by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), to...
Accountants seek ‘state of emergency’ on corruption
Accountants under the aegis of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), have advised the federal government to declare a state of emergency on corruption in the country.
‘Lack of regulator for forensic audits threatens financial system’
The Chattered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Audit (CIFIAN) has warned that the Nigerian financial system is in great danger due to the lack of appropriate legal framework to regulate forensic and investigative audit practice in the country. Pro tem President of CIFIAN, Dr Victoria Enape who gave the warning during the induction of new…
Reengineering engineers to foster national development
As a designer, an engineer is trained not only to invent various physical infrastructure that, beautifies an environment, but upon which other economic activities can thrive.
NEMAGate is reflection of corruption, weak corporate governance — Experts
Economists and corporate governance experts are united in their submission that alleged infractions in disbursements of N5.8b by the National Emergency Management Agency...
ICAN, CIFIAN bicker over forensic auditors bill
The Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Auditors of Nigeria (CIFIAN) yesterday faulted President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Ismaila Zakari’s move to prevent President Muhammadu Buhari from signing the CIFIAN bill.
It’ll take a decade to reverse damage in Niger Delta, says Buhari
President Muhammadu yesterday stated that it would take a decade of government attention to reverse the damage to environments in parts of the Niger Delta region.
NDIC paid N11.5b to creditors of failed banks in 2017, says MD
Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) paid N11.50 billion to depositors and other creditors of failed financial institutions in the country last year. The Managing Director and Chief Executive, Umaru Ibrahim, stated this during the NDIC Special Day at the Abuja International Trade Fair with the theme ‘Enhancing SMEs in Agribusiness through Innovative Technology', in partnership…
Buhari, others to speak on sustainable development at conference
President Muhammadu Buhari and other economic professionals are expected to speak on Nigerian sustainable development at the 48th annual accountants’ conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). The president will declare the conference open, while the Chairman, Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Jim Ovia, and the Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Mr. Babatunde…
ICAN, AGF train public sector accountants on accrual basis IPSAS
Plans are underway by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Lagos Mainland and District Society, in collaboration with the Office...
‘Minority shareholders need protection in governance code’
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), has called on authorities to provide clarifications as well as review some specific sections of the 2018 Corporate Governance Code, which could hinder its implementation in line with international best practices.