Top accounting pupils honoured at Olympiad
FAIRBAIRN College Grade 11 pupil Taariq Mowzer and Rondebosch Boys’ High School’s Timothy Murphy shared the podium with fellow pupil KJ Becker of Richards Bay Christian School at the 2018 National Accounting Olympiad.
The SA Institute of Professional Accountants (Saipa) honoured the winners for their remarkable performance. The prestigious award ceremony was held at the Wanderers Club in Joburg yesterday.
The students, their teachers and their schools were recognised and awarded a National Winners’ certificate, a trophy as well as prizes totalling R35 000, Saipa laptop bags and branded hampers.
Zobuzwe Ngobese, marketing and business development executive at Saipa said: “We’re very happy with the enthusiastic response we received from all over the country.
“It will make a big difference to the future of accounting and the quality of the profession.”