Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria
‘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 launches ‘catch them young’ campaign in Kano secondary schools
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Kano/Jigawa district has launched its ‘catch them young’ campaign in 20 public secondary schools in Kano.
ICAN pledges to boost capacity building
The new Chairman, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Lagos Mainland and District Society (LMDS), Abidemi Olawumi, has pledged the Institute’s commitment toward boosting capacity for the development of local firms.
ICAN targets entrepreneurship to curb unemployment
Chairman of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Amuwo District, Mrs. Oluwakemi Oderinde, has pledged to tackle unemployment through entrepreneurship development and innovative ideas to enhance the economy.
Okwuadigbo is ICAN’s 55th president
Professional accountants under the aegis of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), yesterday, announced the appointment of Mazi Nnamdi Anthony Okwuadigbo, as its 55th president. Okwuadigbo until his appointment was the immediate past vice president of the association. Born in September 1950, he hails from Abia State, and holds a first degree in accountancy from…
Oriola becomes UAC’s group finance director
UAC of Nigeria Plc has announced the appointment of Ibikunle Ibiyinka Oriola as Group Finance Director. Oriola is a seasoned professional with 17 years experience gained from diverse functional roles spanning finance, strategy, risk management and corporate finance. He has provided strategic finance leadership, driving transformational and growth agenda of conglomerate businesses spanning several sectors…
ICAN eyes software robotics, AI to boost efficiency of members
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), has disclosed plans to employ software robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and blockchain technologies to enhance efficiency of its members. Chairman, ICAN Lagos Mainland and District Society, Reverend Olatunde Ayadi, said this during the presidential visit of the National President, Razak Jaiyeola, to the district, which was hosted…
Chams canvasses electronic voting for successful elections
Operational and logistics issues hampering the successful conduct of elections in Nigeria, may become history if government will leverage an identity management solution designed by Chams Plc, Chams, an indigenous Information and Communications Technology (ICT) company has been deploying its e-voting platform to ensure cost-effective and seamless voting system for some reputable organisations in…
ICAN: Delayed passage of 2019 budget may sabotage growth prospects
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) have said that the delayed passage of the 2019 budget and slow investment choices that may arise as a result of expectations from the general elections may stall Nigeria’s growth prospects in 2019. ICAN disclosed this during the institute’s Economic Discourse Series titled, ‘2019 Economic Outlook’, positioned to…
ICAN inducts new members, seeks compliance with ethics
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has urged members to comply strictly with ethical standards. A former President of the institute, Dr. Catherine Okpareke, made the appeal at the induction of 1, 519 new members, the largest so far in the history of the institute. The induction, which was held at the ICAN…