Protein President Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Professionals of Nigeria, CIFIPN, Dr. Mrs Victoria Ayishetu Enape has been chosen as the recipient of the Igala 2022 Woman of Substance merit Award. She was conferred upon the honour on 19th March 2022 at Transcorp Hotel in a ceremony attended by some personalities in Igala land.
When it comes to celebrating women, it has been some time now that a few organisations have started coming forward to acknowledge their contributions.
The awardees included some very well-known names in Igala such as Dr. Mrs Victoria Ayishetu Enape, Saidetu Alamo Husseini, Mariam Kashim Akor, Nadia Ojochenemi Soso Muhammed, Margaret Ejima Akoje, Ajanigo Inikpi Simon and others
According to Hilary Amodu the organizer of the award “This is an effort by us to identify women who have been contributing to society in a different way. We know all women contribute towards nation building but there are some who have done exceptionally well to inspire an entire generation. “
The event was attended by Dr Jumai Ahmadu Hajia Salamatu Baiwa, former National Woman leader, APC, Hajia Rakiya Momoh Abaji, Renowned political activist, Comrade Usman Okai Austin, Popular Nolly Wood actor Mr Thomson Makolo Jnr, Cordinator Kogi Youths Round Table , Mr Alex Idoko , Prof John Agbonika , Onu Igala Jikwoyi, Hon Dave Ogu…Former Chairman Ibaji, Dr Ken Adejoh, Dr Idris Ura and others
This is an effort by us to identify women who have been contributing to society in a different way. We know all women contribute towards nation building but there are some who have done exceptionally well to inspire an entire generation.
According to Hillary Amodu “This is an effort by us to identify women who have been contributing to society in a different way. We know all women contribute towards nation building but there are some who have done exceptionally well to inspire an entire generation.”
Mrs. Enape Victoria PhD, had her education passing through the three levels; primary, secondary, and tertiary institution and came out with flying colors. A woman with focus and tenacity of purpose. A Princess by Birth, Victoria did not allow her family background affect her destiny as she worked hard to become victorious and virtues woman which every man would desire for a wife.
Her quest for higher education took her to Nigeria College of Accountancy Jos, where she obtained her Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Accounting, MSC Accounting from University of Costa Rica America, MBA Financial Management from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology at Ogbomosho in Oyo State and PhD Accounting from University of Costa Rica , America.
Her doggedness in pursuit of academic excellence was a catalyst that shot her to the apex of her chosen career, accountancy. A possessor of twenty two (22) professional qualifications within and outside this country, which includes;
❖ FELLOW: ASSOCIATION OF FORENSIC AND INVESTIGATIVE AUDITORS, CANADA
❖ FELLOW: ASSOCIATION OF NATIONAL ACCOUNTANTS OF NIGERIA (ANAN)
❖ FELLOW: CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF TAXATION OF NIGERIA (ACTI)
❖ FELLOW: CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF FORENSIC AND INVESTIGATIVE AUDITORS OF
❖ FELLOW: INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED FORENSIC ACCOUNTANTS, USA
❖ FELLOW: CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF PROFESSIONAL FINANCIAL MANAGERS OF USA
❖ FELLOW: ASSOCIATION OF CHARTERED SYSTEM ACCOUNTS of USA (FCSA)
FELLOW: CHARTERED INSTITUTE INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTANTS (FCIA) FELLOW: CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS (FCPA)
❖ FELLOW: CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF ECONOMIST OF NIGERIA (FCE)
❖ FELLOW: CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF FINANCE AND CONTROL OF NIGERIA (FCFC)
❖ FELLOW: AFRICAN BUSINESS SCHOOL (FABS)
❖ FELLOW: INSTITUTE OF GOVERNMENT RESEACH TECHNOLOGY AND LEADERSHIP
MEMBER: NIGERIA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (MNIM)
❖ ASSOCIATE: ASSOICIATION OF CHARTERED COMMERCIAL DIPLOMAT OF UNITED
❖ ASSOCIATE: INSTITUTE OF FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANTS OF UNITED KINGDOM (IFA)
❖ ASSOCIATE: CHARETERED INSTITUTE OF COST AND MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANTS .
❖ ASSOCIATE: CERTIFIED FORENSIC ACCOUNTANTS OF NIGERIA (CFA)
❖ FULL MEMBER: CHARTERED FRAUD EXAMINERS OF NIGERIA (FCFE)
❖ ASSOCIATE: ASSOCIATION OF CERTIFIED FRAUD EXAMINERS, USA
❖ MEMBER: CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF FINANCE AND ACCOUNTANCY ,LONDON ❖ MEMBER: INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS , AUSTRALIA. Etc.
Mrs Victoria Enape Ph.D, has remained an asset to every employer of hers. She has several years working experience at various organizations both private and public sectors.She is an Accountant, a Tax Practitioner, a Manager, an Administrator, a Philanthropist, a writer and a Minister of the Gospel. A very resourceful and dynamic young lady who is multitalented and experienced Management. A team player indeed, a highly focused person with strong inter- personal skills, result oriented and dynamic for high serine of responsibilities.
Mrs Victoria Enape started her enviable career at Tex Hospital Ugwolawo Kogi State in 1992. She worked as a Financial Manager in Tex Hospital. In the year 1993-1994 she worked as a Financial Controller at Jummy Nigeria Ltd at Lokoja Kogi state. She was there when another higher opportunity traced her at Olu Professional photo color lab where she worked also as a Financial Manager in 1994-1995. In the year 1995-1996 she worked with Boniface pharmaceutical company as a Financial Manager. And in the year 1996-1997 she worked with Mabbod Nigeria Limited, a Construction Company based in Abuja FCT as a Financial Manager, and in 2000- 2004 . She has about 25 years work experience as an in various organizations.
When greatness is mentioned in any society, there are always few individuals whose name cannot be ignored. Talk of a civil servant and a chartered Accountant to the core whose name has been written in gold in Accounting Profession, one name readily come to mind and that name is Mrs Victoria Ayishetu Enape Ph.D, A woman with tenacity of purpose, a woman who love to give back to the society. Mrs Enape Victoria combines effectively her office work, domestic work, professional demands, spiritual work and the social demand by attending to the needy in the society. To crown it all, Dr (Mrs) Princess Enape Victoria Ayishetu was the first Nigerian to write a book on Forensic Auditing in Nigeria.