As part of activities commemorating Year 2021 International Accountants Day, FCT Branch -1 of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) has honored the Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris for his “accountable leadership” that translates to effective management of the nation’s treasury.
The professional body also honored other awardees for excellence in leadership and humanitarian service, diligence in the line of duty, consistency of purpose in service, entrepreneurship and leadership.
In conferring the Award, the ANAN branch noted that the Accountant General has promoted transparency, accountability, and probity in the management of public funds through the dogged implementation of the financial management reforms anchored by the treasury.
In a goodwill message at the occasion, the Accountant General, who is a member of the association, congratulated the branch for successfully hosting the 2021 International Accountants’ Day Celebration and other achievements the chapter has recorded. He noted that the theme of the celebration, “Accountable Leadership in the 21st Century,” was apt as the country needs leaders with high level of integrity, foresight and professionalism to drive positive change.
Director, Information, Press and Public Relations in the OAGF, Henshaw Ogubike who confirmed the development to our correspondent on Monday, said the Accountant General was represented by the Director of Finance and Accounts, Mr Lucky Nwagwu.