The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants Uganda (ACCA)
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Location : Rwenzori House, Plot 1 Lumumba Avenue
Address : P.O. Box 33000 Kampala, Uganda 

Uganda to host regional ACCA summit
Maria Kiwanuka, the finance minister will preside the largest gathering of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) in Eastern Africa, as accountants and auditors ready for the oil and gas economy. Beatrice Isagayite, the ACCA Uganda head noted that the conference at the Speke Resort Munyonyo will bring together accountants and entrepreneurs from Tanzania, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Sudan, Uganda, Eritrea and Ghana to discuss policy and network. Anthony Harbinson, the ACCA global president is expected for the conference as well as Beige group boss Mike Nyinaku, and prominent Ethiopian entrepreneur Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu of the SoleRebels fame. The forum is expected to host between 400 to 500 high level participants to discuss the implications of regional integration, oil and gas, the capital markets and public sector changes that will drive growth. “We know that professional accountants are important at every level of business and are vital to drive the economy forward. This is a critical at this stage when many sectors are looking to widen their regional footprint,” she said at the Golf Course Hotel. Read more
ACCA: Companies told to adopt open financial reporting
Companies have been urged to adopt integrated financial reporting to ensure financial stability and business sustainability in the long-run. Speaking at the ACCA chief financial officers’ (CFO) forum in Kampala. Mr Grace Kavuma, the Tullow Oil chief executive officer, said due to the changing dynamics globally, companies need to move from the traditional model of reporting and start communicating their financial story to stakeholders in the most transparent way. Read more