R-L: Executive Director (Finance & Accounts), Niger Delta Power Holding Company, Mr. Babayo Shehu; Executive Secretary/CEO, Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, Dr. Rabiu Olowo; Global Chief Executive, ACCA, Helen Brand; Accountant General of the Federation, Dr. Mrs. Oluwatoyin Sakirat Madein; and Chief Finance Officer, Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, Mr. Babajide Ibironke, during the dinner in honour of Helen Brand in Abuja.


The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) of Nigeria was honored to participate in an exclusive dinner hosted by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in honor of its CEO, Helen Brand, during her visit to Nigeria. The event, which took place on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, in Abuja, provided a valuable opportunity for both organizations to reaffirm their shared objectives and strengthen their longstanding partnership.

Notable attendees included Dr. Rabiu Olowo, the Executive Secretary/CEO of FRC, alongside key stakeholders such as Dr. Mrs. Oluwatoyin Sakirat Madein, the Accountant General of the Federation; Mr. Babayo Shehu, the Executive Director (Finance & Accounts) of Niger Delta Power Holding Company; and Mr. Babajide Ibironke, the Chief Finance Officer of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, among others.

The dinner, hosted by ACCA, aimed to provide an informal platform for interaction with relevant stakeholders and to facilitate their acquaintance with the ACCA family.

The event served as a pivotal platform for the Council to reaffirm its strategic collaboration with key stakeholders, including ACCA, in pursuit of its mission to revolutionize the Nigerian financial reporting landscape. The continuous partnership between ACCA and the Council underscores their unwavering commitment to shared objectives and to driving positive change within the financial reporting sector.