About the AFAR

The Association of Forensic Accounting Researchers (AFAR) is a research and professional based organization established with registration RC 120254 to enhance forensic accounting and fraud examination research and practice in Africa and beyond. With members from Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Mozambique, Cameroon, Ghana, Canada, United Kingdom and United State of America, AFAR’s Objectives includes but not limited to educating members as well as the general public on matters relating to Forensic Accounting, Forensic Audit, Forensic Investigation, Investigative Accounting, Fraud Examination, Forensic Taxation and Forensic Internal Auditing and Litigation Support among others to reduce the incident of fraud and corruption in members nations..



AFAR seeks to collaborate with international and local relevant professional organizations in researches, academic and professional seminars, workshops, training, conferences, and roundtable whereby promoting the education of Forensic Research and practices. AFAR has a printing press for publication of journals, books, monograph, periodicals and newsletters, on matters relating to Forensic Accounting, Audit, Taxation, Internal Auditing and Investigation, Investigative Accounting and Fraud Examination and Litigation Support among others.

AFAR Vision

To inspire and enable a better world through collaborations, education and promotion of forensic accounting research to help the practice of forensic accounting.

AFAR Mission

To build a vibrant and supportive atmosphere for forensic researchers by markedly expanding opportunities to connect and explore ideas in the Forensic Accounting, Audit, Taxation, Internal Auditing and Investigation, Investigative Accounting and Fraud Examination and Litigation Support among others. Our members are reliable scholars and professionals of good reputes

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