We are delighted to announce that Dr. Rabiu Olowo, the Executive Secretary/CEO of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) of Nigeria, has been elected as the 2nd Vice Chairman of the African Forum of Independent Accounting and Auditing Regulators (AFIAAR). This prestigious appointment took place at the Inaugural Meeting of the Forum of Heads of Audit Quality Assurance Departments in Africa, held in Nairobi, Kenya, in 2023.
Dr. Rabiu Olowo’s appointment as the 2nd Vice Chairman of AFIAAR is a testament to his expertise, leadership, and contributions to the field of accounting and auditing regulation. With his extensive experience in corporate reporting, public finance, and corporate governance, Dr. Olowo is well-equipped to contribute to AFIAAR’s mission of promoting independent and high-quality accounting and auditing practices across Africa.
As the Executive Secretary/CEO of the FRC, Dr. Olowo has been instrumental in driving the Council’s mission of promoting transparency, accountability, and excellence in financial reporting. His appointment as the 2nd Vice Chairman of AFIAAR further strengthens the FRC’s commitment to international collaboration and best practices in accounting and auditing regulation.
We extend our heartfelt congratulations to Dr. Rabiu Olowo on this well-deserved appointment. We are confident that his leadership and expertise will greatly contribute to the advancement of AFIAAR’s objectives and the overall development of the accounting and auditing profession in Africa.