House rejection of Forensic Bill, victory for professionalism, says ICAN
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, (ICAN) yesterday said the rejection of the proposed Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Auditors of Nigeria (CIFIAN) by the House of Representatives, was a victory for professionalism in the country. It maintained that the result of the debate on the bill shows clearly that it is not…
Accountants induct forensic professionals, others
To assist the Federal Government in its fight against graft, the Chartered Institute of Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has inducted 71 additional certified forensic professionals into its fold making a total of 613 within the periods 2018-2019.
ICAN eyes software robotics, AI for work, members efficiency
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), has disclosed plans to employ software robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and blockchain technologies to enhance members efficiency. 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, hosted by Courteville Business Solutions…
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…
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.
‘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.
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...