We undertake the following services:

  • ·General Corporate Governance Advisory Services
  • ·Ownership Structure
  • ·Development of Codes of Corporate Governance for Firms, industry, country and Regions
  • ·Evaluation on the implementation of Codes of Corporate Governance
  • ·Board and Management Structuring
  • ·Board Recruitment &Recommendation
  • ·Financial Reporting
  • ·Compliance and Regulatory Services
  • ·Corporate Governance, Board & Committee Training
  • ·Research, Publications and Library Services
  • ·Board & Corporate Governance Evaluation
  • ·Succession Plan

1. Advisory Services

The Institute of Corporate Governance Nigeria provides advice on corporate governance, which entail:

  • Advising on best practice in accordance with the appropriate corporate governance code and best practice industry norms and standards, including assessments and diagnostic gap analysis
  • Advising on establishing and implementing ethics and related values frameworks
  • ·Advising on and drafting of charters, mandates and policies
  • ·Development of guidelines and tools on any corporate governance related issues.

2. Board Appraisal Services

Why Conduct a Board Appraisal?

A well-conducted board appraisal will achieve the following:

  • Benchmark board performance against established best practice
  • ·Reflect on the role of the board, its objectives and efficacy
  • ·Create the opportunity to enhance board effectiveness
  • ·Inform best practice for the recruitment and appointment of directors
  • ·Identify future development needs

Why use a Third Party to Facilitate?

Independent facilitation lends objectivity to a board appraisal. It provides a non-threatening medium through which directors can provide frank input, enhancing the credibility of the appraisal process.

Why use the ICGN?

What the ICGN brings to the table:  

  • ·Over 15 years’ experience with an array of experts with diverse background
  • ·Facilitation for directors, by directors
  • ·Broad experience across multiple sectors
  • ·Ability to benchmark performance against an extensive database of similar organisations
  • ·Robust methodology based on best practice
  • ·Integration of board appraisal with other services such as director development and action plans based on the board appraisal.

What We Offer

  • We facilitate appraisals of:
  • The board performance as a collective
  • Board committees
  • The chairman of the board
  • The company secretary and
  • The individual directors

Organizations could decide to evaluate all of the above components in the same year, or to use a staggered approach with various configurations based on a cost/benefit analysis.

3. Library Services

We also help our clients to build their library and stock same. Our titles are in the following areas:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Corporate Compliance
  • Corporate Management
  • Competitive intelligence
  • Accounting
  • ICT
  • Innovation and Creative Engineering
  • Emotional Intelligence ·Law, and a lot more


For more details, contact:

The Registrar/CEO or the Director Learning, Research and Development (LRD)

Corporate Headquarters: Corporate Governance House, Suite 35A, Silla-Zeka Plaza, No. 29 Adebayo Adedeji Crescent, off Ajose Adeogun Street, Utako Business District, P.O. Box 16082, Wuse, Abuja, Nigeria. Tel.: 234 (0) 7061678871, 234 (0) 8137115108

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