Dr. Aguolu Osita .

Department: Accountancy
Faculty: Business Administration
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Email: ositaaguolu@yahoo.co.uk
Phone: 08034100140


Born on March 1, 1953 in Nri, Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State, I attended primary school at St Mary’s Catholic School, Nri and St John’s Secondary School, Alor. I enrolled at the University of Nigeria in 1973 where I graduated in June 1977 with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in Accountancy. I had my professional training with the firm of Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) qualifying in 1981 as Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ACA) and becoming a Fellow of the Institute (FCA) in 1996. I enrolled at the University of Nigeria where I obtained the Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Accountancy in 2000.

I rose to become audit supervisor for Coopers & Lybrand in 1982 and cost accountant for Chemical & Allied Products Plc (ICI) and Management Accountant for UACN Plc from 1983 to 1991 and Financial Controller for Eagle Mining Company Ltd from 1991 to 1992. In 1992, I set up in Accountancy Practice in the name of Osita Aguolu & Co where I am managing partner and consultant Meridian Associates.

From 1984 to 2002, I was visiting lecturer to many Universities and Polytechnics including University of Nigeria, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Institute of Management and Technology, Federal Polytechnic, Oko etc. I joined the University of Nigeria in 2002 as full-time lecturer rising to the rank of Reader in Accountancy with effect from 2009.

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