Welcome to the NIGERIAN DEFENCE ACADEMY FINANCE


INTRODUCTION


The Nigerian Defence Academy Finance (NDA)’s mission is to provide each officer cadet with the knowledge, skills and values necessary to meet the requirements of a military officer through military,academic and character development which is the promary role of the Academy. In essence, the NDA is an institution... where selected young able-bodied men and women are groomed into well educated, courageous, virile and erudite subalterns.

HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT


The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) Finance was established on 5 February 1964 in response to the defence needs of independent Nigeria to train officers for the Armed Forces of Nigeria. Before then, the institution was known as the Royal Military Forces Training College (RMFTC). After independence in 1960, it became known as the Nigerian ... Military Training College. The finances of the academy is managed by the Directorate of Finance (DOF) who reports directly to the Commandant. He is responsible for the day-to-day administration and control of the financial affairs of the Academy. The Directorate is headed by an Army officer with the established rank of a Brigadier General. The current Director of Finance is Brigadier General OF Ohunyeye.

PRINCIPAL OFFICERS

Brig Gen Ohunyeye

Brigadier General OF Ohunyeye

Director of Finance

Brigadier General Ohunyeye, a member of the 39th Regular Course is the Director of Finance of the Nigerian Defence Academy. His academic qualifications are as follows:...

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Brigadier General OF Ohunyeye

Brigadier General Ohunyeye, a member of the 39th Regular Course is the Director of Finance of the Nigerian Defence Academy. His academic qualifications are as follows:

  • Two Bachelors of Science Degrees in Economics and Applied Accounting.
  • A Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA - Finance).
He is a Member/Fellow of various professional bodies amongst which are:
  • Nigerian Institute of Management (Member)
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria - Associate Member
  • Institute of Directors Nigeria - Associate Member
  • The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria - Associate Member
  • The Institute of Cost Management of Nigeria - Associate Member
  • Institute of Chartered Economics of Nigeria - Fellow.
  • The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants- London

He has attended the following Seminars/Workshops:
  • ICAN – Leveraging Financial and Technology for Business Successes – May 2014
  • ICAN – Commercializing Agriculture: Shift from Subsistence to Business Venture – June 2014
  • CITN – Understanding the Dynamics of Tax Appeals – July 2014
  • CITN – Tax Management in the Informal Sector – July 2014
  • CITN – Understanding Taxpayers Behaviour and Deployment of Strategies to Enforce Tax – July 2014
  • ICAN – Relationship Management in the Workplace – August 2014
  • CITN – Principles of Differed Taxation – September 2014
  • CITN – Structural Reforms in Tax Administration in Nigeria – September 2014
  • CITN – Understanding Lagos State Hotel Occupancy and Restaurant Consumption Tax – November 2014
  • ICAN – Leadership Strategies for Outstanding Results – November 2014
  • CITN – Ethical Standards Issues and Sanctions in Tax Practice and Administration – November 2014
  • CITN – Implementation of the Transfer Pricing Regulations Practical Challenges – November 2014
He has barged the following Decorations/Honours and Service Awards:
  • Forces Service Star (FSS)
  • Meritorious Service Star (MSS)
  • United Nation’s Medals: Numeros 1 and 2