THE West Africa Director of Chartered Institute of Management and Leadership (CIML) Professor Asiwaju Busari Akande has restated that the Institute is a government licensed one that operates across the globe.
Professor Busari, who is a business finance expert made this known in Ilorin, kwara state capital while addressing the pressmen about a report released by a particular online platform, about an ‘award of fellowship’ the institute accorded a retired Director in the State Security, Alhaji Aliyu Otta Usman, who is also a present National President of the Ilorin Emirate Descendants Progressive Union IEDPU.
Professor Busari, who said that the online platform and the writer of that particular report, titled “How Fraudulent International Academy Syndicate led by Busari Akande Defrauded IEDPU” are ignorant of the professional body and instead of them to seek for proper information and knowledge about the organization, they foolishly, came up with malicious report and blogged it.
The Director of the Institute in West Africa, however, revealed that the institute would take legal action against the writer and blogger behind that slanderous report.
While explaining the type of academic services, the institute offers Professor Busari, mentioned professional certifications, professional Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Executive Diploma in Business Management and Leadership and many more.
He added that the institute has various membership grades such as Associate, Full Member and Fellow, noting that examinations come up twice in a year, May and December.
Professor Busari, also disclosed that, the institute is into giving of award of fellow to any identified distinguished personalities in the society, like the type accorded Alhaji Aliyu Otta Usman, having check his numerous profile on leadership and as incumbent IEDPU National President and formal State Director, Department of State Security in Adamawa.
The Business Finance Expert, however, urged the educated people in the society to take advantage of the opportunity provided by the institute to brush up their managerial skills saying CIML is a body certified and legalize by the government and operate across the globe.