The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) is a private-sector, nonprofit corporation created by the Sarbanes–Oxley Act of 2002. It’s goal is to to oversee the audits of public companies and other issuers in order to protect the interests of investors and further the public interest. All of these coincide to the preparation of informative,… Read More

The Association of Accountancy Bodies in West Africa (ABWA) is a regional organization of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC). As of 2011 there were ten West African accounting institutes represented in ABWA History of the ABWA. The association was established on 10 August 1982 in Lagos, Nigeria, and was registered as a corporation in… Read More

The Pan African Federation of Accountants (PAFA) is the regional body that is aimed to represent African professional accountants with one voice. It is particularly in relations with the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC). The PAFA was inaugurated in Dakar, Senegal on 5 May 2011. Inauguration of the PAFA. The first president was elected at… Read More