‘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.
‘Why TETFund shouldn’t be extended to private institutions’
While Nigeria’s education sector is bedevilled with myriads of problems, the Vice Chancellor of Babcock University, Prof Ademola Tayo, has some cheery news.
ICAN chapter to focus on human capital development, policies for growth
The Chairman, Institute of Chartered Accounts of Nigeria (ICAN), Ikorodu and District Society, Oluniyi Odewale, has said that his administration would focus more on human capital development and policies that would move the district and the institute forward. Odewale, who disclosed this at the just concluded inaugural executive retreat organised by his district described ICAN…
Accountants move against bill on forensic, investigators auditors
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has condemned the consideration of a bill for the establishment of Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigators Auditors (CIFIAN) by the National Assembly. ICAN declared that forensic accounting is adequately covered within the scope of the training that the institute provides and therefore, the quest for a…
ICAN to launch assessment index in public sector
Days of laxity and non-dedication to duty in the nation’s public sector may soon be over, as the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), on Friday...
Court sentences man to 2 years in prison for forging ICAN certificate
An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Friday sentenced Lebi-Ayodele James, a staff of the Office of the Auditor General of the Federation to two years in prison for forging the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN) certificate. The judge, Justice Yusuf Halilu, who did not give the convict an option to pay…
Obasanjo, Adeosun mourn ICAN ex- president Olutoyin Olakunri
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday paid tribute to late Chief Olutoyin Olakunri describing her as “ever resourceful.”
ICAN pledges support for war against corruption
The President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has expressed its readiness to work with relevant agencies to tackle corruption in the country.
ICAN moves to safeguard integrity, review syllabus
In line with market realities, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has reviewed its examination syllabus to safeguard integrity of the profession, update course contents and ensure that the institute’s certificates remain globally competitive.
Institutes collaborate to deepen professionalism, sign agreement
To boost competency of practitioners, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and that of England and Wales (ICAEW) has established agreement through a Memorandum of Understanding...
ICAN honours NNPC’s Abdulrazaq, others with merit award
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (lCAN) has honoured the Group Executive Director and Chief Finance Officer (CFO) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Isiaka Abdulrazaq, with a merit award.
Institute tasks members on professional development through e-platform
The emergence of electronic platform as an alternative form of learning, members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) have been urged to use the newly launched e-platform to boost their professional obligation to the institute. President of ICAN, Alhaji Ismaila Zakari who made the appeal at the commissioning of the institutes’ new…