ICAN Nominates Owoyemi For Award

In recognition for his contributions to the development of the accountancy profession in the country, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has nominated Otunba Lateef Owoyemi, for year 2019 ICAN Award in the Members’ Category. According to a letter personally signed by Alhaji Razak Jaiyeola, president of ICAN, the honour is for Owoyemi’s outstanding contributions to the ideals of the “institute, which include accountability, professionalism, integrity, exemplary leadership and nation building.”

The president of the institute added that Owoyemi, who is a former president of the institute, was particularly being honoured for his selfless service towards the growth and development of the accountancy profession in Nigeria. Jaiyeola stated that the award ceremony would take place at Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos, on April 13, 2019. The president of ICAN disclosed that nominations were received from members of the institute and were carefully reviewed by a committee of the council, which came up with the final recommendations.


Source: Independent