TNM Plc Donates K3 Million to ICAM Lakeshore Conference
The conference "Creating Value: Building a Sustainable Economy Towards Malawi 2063" will be held from September 14 to 16, 2023, at Sun 'n' Sand in Mangochi.
Mangochi, Malawi - Malawi's leading mobile network and ICT services provider, TNM Plc, has made a significant contribution of K3 million to the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAM) Lakeshore Conference, writes Chinsisi Moyo.
The conference, scheduled to take place from September 14 to 16, 2023, will be hosted under the theme: "Creating Value: Building a Sustainable Economy Towards Malawi 2063" at Sun ‘n’ Sand in Mangochi.
Lloyd Gowera, TNM’s Chief Technical Officer, expressed the importance of this contribution and its relevance to the country's development.
He stated, "ICAM is our strategic partner, which has contributed positively to the growth of the country as well as TNM, hence our contribution to ensure the sustainability of their impact on the accounting profession and the economy.”
Gowera further emphasised the conference's value in alignment with the MW2063 vision, saying, "Accountants are solutions because they provide a homegrown approach to grow our businesses and the economy at large. Therefore, the conference is a great step towards the achievement of the MW2063 vision."
TNM believes that ICAM's conference provides an essential platform for professionals to exchange ideas, assess successes, and evaluate the contributions of accountants in the country.
Noel Zigowa, ICAM’s Chief Executive Officer, expressed gratitude for TNM's generous donation and emphasised the strong partnership between the two institutions.
He said, "We are grateful to TNM for the kind gesture, which will go a long way towards conference preparations. TNM is our long-time partner, and this contribution signifies the growth of our partnership.”
Zigowa assured Malawians that this year's conference would be more effective and focused on addressing MW2063-related challenges.
He stated, "Malawi is going through a turbulent economic environment, which could deter progress in development. This year's conference will equip accountants to be part of the solution and make a meaningful contribution towards MW2063.”
ICAM aims to explore issues affecting economic growth, with a particular focus on leveraging digital solutions, an area where TNM plays a pivotal role as an enabler.
The guest of honour for this year’s conference is Dr. Thomas Munthali, Director-General of the National Planning Commission.