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Biography of Sylvester Okolie Aboh, New Accountant General

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Biography of Sylvester Okolie Aboh, New Accountant General

Biography of Sylvester Okolie Aboh – the new Acting Accountant General of the Federation can be accessed below.

ENigeria Newspaper discusses in this report, the biography of Sylvester Okolie Aboh who replaced Chukwuyere Anamekwe as the acting Accountant General of the Federation.

Chukwuyere Anamekwe was only recently announced as a temporary replacement for Ahmed Idris who is currently under investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission – EFCC for involvement in a multi-billion-naira fraud scandal, ENigeria Newspaper reports.

Shortly after his announcement as replacement for Ahmed Idris, there media reports implicating Ananekwe by the EFCC over corruption allegation and ENigeria Newspaper understands that was the possible reason he was removed.

Only a few days ago Chukwuyere Anamekwe made a startling revelation that Nigeria is financial crisis and borrows to pay salaries; a revelation that sparked panic across board.

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Biography of Sylvester Okolie Aboh – New Accountant General
Name:  Sylvester Okolie Aboh
Age: Not stated but believed to be in his mid-50s
Work: Director, Treasury Single Account (TSA) department office of the AG
Wife: No public information but believed to be married
Schools attended: Abia State University, B.S.c Accounting 1982-1986
Awards: Winner of Microsoft Community Contributor (MCC) Award, 2011.
Programmed Addict: Visual Basic, C#, ASP. NET, Java, SQL Server, HTML and some CSS expert

Sylvester Okolie Aboh State of Origin?
Although there is no concrete information regarding his state of origin, but to Sylvester Okolie Aboh is believed to be from Abia State, eastern Nigeria.

Sylvester Okolie Aboh Educational background
Coming from a seasoned background in Accounting having obtained B.S.c in Accounting from Abia State University, Sylvester Okolie Aboh proceeded to be a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).

He also attended University of London for his M.Sc. in Public Financial Management from 2014 – 2017.

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• FCAFCA
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria – Apr 1993.
ID/Credential – 7500
• Public Financial Management, Harvard Kennedy School issued Jan 2015.

Licenses & certifications

Public Financial Management in a Changing World.

Harvard Kennedy School Executive Education Issued Jan 2015 · No Expiration Date·

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Honors & awards
• Microsoft Community Contributor Award Microsoft Community Contributor Award
Issued by Microsoft Corporation · Jun 2011Issued by Microsoft Corporation · Jun 2011

. The Microsoft Community Contributor Award is reserved for participants who have made notable contributions in Microsoft online community forums such as TechNet, MSDN and Answers.

**The certificate was however not issued because Microsoft’s company policy does not permit giving awards to government employees.

The Microsoft Community Contributor Award is reserved for participants who have made notable contributions in Microsoft online community forums such as TechNet, MSDN and Answers. **The certificate was however not issued because Microsoft’s company policy does not permit giving awards to government employees…

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Sylvester Okolie Aboh boasts of attending numerous trainings and made several presentations on different components of Public Financial Management – PFM.

ENigeria Newspaper understands that among the trainings he attended are Government Finance Statistics by IMF in Washington DC; PEFA by the PEFA Secretariat/IMF in Abuja Nigeria and Public Financial Management Reform in a Changing World by the Harvard Kennedy School, Boston MA, USA, among several others.

Sylvester Okolie Aboh is the founder, Owner/Administrator of Public Financial Management Practitioners Group.

ENIGERIA NEWSPAPER

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