July 12, 2017

DAVODANI seeks ICAN partnership

A Lagos-based financial institution, DavoDani Microfinance Bank Ltd., has offered to partner with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, in the provisions of micro, medium and small scale financial services to ICAN’s members and staff under the Institute Entrepreneurial Empowerment Initiative/Programmes.

The bank made the offer when its Board and management, led by its Board Chairman, Prince Austin Enajemo-Isire, paid a courtesy call on ICAN’s President, Alhaji Ismaila Zakari, to congratulate him as 53rd President of ICAN.

Explaining further, Isire, who is also a fellow of the Institute, said DavoDani was willing to assist ICAN members and staff to access micro credit facilities for economic and entrepreneurial expansion drive, facilitate training on entrepreneurship and funding, offer a better future and economic advancement opportunity aimed.

Responding, the ICAN President thanked the Board Chairman and his management team for the visit. He welcomed the microfinance bank’s proposal and said it will be beneficial, especially to the young accountants setting up businesses.

He gave assurance that the Institute’s appropriate Committee and Council will appraise it with a view to establishing a mutually-beneficial relationship between the two institu-tions at no cost and liability.