BICA stands firm on suspended accountants

No retreat: Molatedi
No retreat: Molatedi

MAUN: The Botswana Institute of Chartered Accountants (BICA) has no intentions of going back on a recent decision to suspend 440 accountants, a move that has rattled the highly specialised profession.

The exact reasons behind the mass suspension are unclear but BICA officials have said the affected accountants were not complying with the requirements of BICA membership.

By law, all accountants operating in the country are required to register with BICA and comply with its standards and compliance protocols.

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