An alumnus of McPherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ogun State, Ms. Precious Edinaeval Aduekpe, has emerged as the Top Affiliate among candidates in the recent Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) professional examinations.
Ms. Aduekpe tops the ACCA September 2023 diet set to receive her ACCA certification, as revealed by the global body’s Africa page on X.
The 2020 overall best graduating student of McPherson University who became a chartered accountant as an undergraduate emerged top ahead of Ibukun Koleoso and Ijeoma Nwosu-Nnamdi.
“Congratulations to our top performers in Nigeria, from the September 2023 examinations. ACCA Nigeria is proud of your performance and wishes you the best in your future endeavors,” ACCA Africa wrote.
Reacting to the news, the Vice-Chancellor Professor Francis Adegbaye Igbasan, described the Top Affiliate as an exceptional, focused and disciplined champion.
The University Don has also personally congratulated her via a phone call.
“I want to specially congratulate Miss. Aduekpe for the exceptional feat. She is a true champion and the University is very proud of her achievement.
“The University is not surprised at this feat as she holds the record of being the first 300 level student to become a chartered accountant.
“My prayer is that the good Lord will continue to guide her in all future endeavors”, Professor Igbasan prayed.
Further reactions trailed the feat at the Institution’s Department of Accounting where Acting Head, Dr. Grace Aina expressed joy at the “expected achievement”, while Associate Professor Babatunde Lawal described her as “a champion with sterling qualities.”
Founded in 1904, ACCA is the world’s leading body for professional accountants and offers the Chartered Certified Accountant qualification.