ICAN inaugurates new chairman, executives in Kano
By Kabiru Bolajoko
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) Kano & District Society has inaugurated new executives that would pilot its affair for next one year.
Solacebase reports that those inaugurated at the investiture on Friday are Salisu Haruna as the new Chairman of the district, Habibu Ayuba as Vice Chairman, Sa’idu Musa Bala as Deputy Vice Chairman Jemilu Abdullahi, General Secretary , Hadiza G.A Abdulkadir, Treasurer , Tijani Habibu Ahmad , Financial Secretary , Kabiru Awwal Salisu , Technical Secretary and Shehu Alli as Membership Secretary.
Others are Deborah Etusi as Social/Publicity Secretary , Muhammad Najib Lawani, Asst. Secretary General , Christiana Oluranti Lawal, SWAN chairperson, Abdullahi S. G. Shehu , immediate past chairman , Abubakar Umar Farouk, past Chairman (ex officio) and Kadiri Mohammed, past Chairman (ex officio)
In a remark at the occasion, ICAN President, Mallam Tijani Isa Musa represented by Nasiru Muhammad urged the newly inaugurated Chairman to be a team player and always strive to carry members along in decision taking so as to achieve set goals.
Also speaking, Sarkin Shanun Kano, Alhaji Shehu Muhammad Dankade also appreciated the institute on its efforts in providing qualified and competent chartered accountants without blemish records for the country.
He then advised the chairman and other executives to continue the good work done by their predecessors.
On his part, chairman investiture committee and former chairman of Kano district, Dr. Abubakar Umar Farouk gave an overview and brief history of the Institute.
Dr. Abubakar charged them to take the mantle of leadership and discharge their duties with commitment and vigour.
” This investiture ceremony signifies the reliance, commitment, confidence, competence and trust that the Institute consigns in the newly elected executives in taking the Institute to greater heights” he said.
In his acceptance speech, the newly inaugurated chairman of the district, Salisu Haruna promised to uphold the dignity , the tradition of the Institute and also to keep the flag of the Institute high and continue to build on the good work of his predecessors.
” There is foundation that previous chairman started building, I will try my best possible to continue from where he stopped, and I will also keep organizing training and workshops for our members to become experts in the accountancy profession.”