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Public Notice No.1 of 2019 | New Registration and Certification Procedure

Due to circumstances beyond our control, prospective candidates for certification are advised that all fees have been increased by 100% in order for the institute to remain viable. This applies to certification fees which have been increased to $1 600 and $400 for the annual maintenance fees. These …

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New Members Admitted During 2016

The Institute would like to congratulate all the new members who were admitted in 2016 and part in January 2017. It was not an easy assignment at all, but a tough one that required loads of dedication. Learning is a continuous process and further reading and researching is essential if one is to rem…

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The Institute Unveils Futher Professional Designations

HARARE - The Institute has introduced some very exciting professional designations with effect from 1st January 2016. It's good news for the existing CFAs who qualified in prior years. You can now get certified as a Certified Ethical Hacking & Security Expert (CEHSE). This new professional designati…

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Join the CEO's blog starting this Friday

Join me every Friday for an update on what is happening at the Institute including some technical news to help all the practitioners. Your views and comments are welcome for the development of the Institute as as we move into the foreign territories.

Part 2: Next Generation Forensic Audit Conference

If you belong to the Next Generation of Forensic Auditors, please join us tomorrow at Troutbeck Resort in Nyanga for Part 2 of the event.

All is set and we are leaving tomorrow and let's go together. Don't miss this exciting opportunity in the Eastern Highlands where temperatures are low most of …

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Next Generation Forensic Auditing Conference Highlights

HARARE - With less than 2 days to go for the Next Generation Forensic Auditing Conference Part One to go, a lot is expected for this conference. All the presentations are ready and have all been reviewed by the Technical Committee and have all now passed the test. Going through the presentations, on…

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List of Operational MOUs

The Institute of Forensic Auditors (IFA) has signed several MOUs since its formation in Zimbabwe. Under these MOUs, IFA members in some cases can apply for direct membership of the following professional bodies:-

1. Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP)

2. Institute of Forensic …

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Recovering of Lost Data and Files Repair

HARARE - Established in the year 2010, SysInfoTools is counted amongst one of the leading names involved in developing, exporting and supplying a comprehensive array of 60+ Windows System Utilities. Our hi-end product range includes MS-Office Files Recovery, OpenOffice Files Recovery, Password Reco…

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Mou Signed Between IFA and CICMA

HARARE - The Institute of Forensic Auditors signed another MOU with the Chartered Institute of Cost and Management Accountants (CICMA) of Nigeria. This MOU will allow our members to join CICMA upon completion of the IFA programme and will be exempted from repeating certain courses.

Members who wi…

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IFA Signs MOU with IFS of India

HARARE - We are delighted to advise that your Institute once again has signed another MOU with International Forensic Sciences of India. 'IFS' is a legal entity, "IFS" stands for "INTERNATIONAL FORENSIC SCIENCES"; IFS is Govt. Certified, Court Recognized, Legally Approved and Internationally renowne…

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IFA Signs MOU with ICFA, USA & Canada

HARARE - IFA has signed another MOU with The Institute of Certified Forensic Accountants (ICFA) of USA and Canada. This is important for strengthening the status of our members in the global village. Members who also wish to join ICFA can do so directly or through the Institute whichever is easier. …

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IFA Signs MOU with ACCFA, Ghana

HARARE - We are glad to advise our members and valued stakeholders that your Institute has on the 16th of June 2015 signed another Memorandum of Understanding with the Association of Certified Chartered Forensic Accountants (ACCFA) of Ghana.

Members who wish to get ACCFA membership will be requir…

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IFA is a Member of the International Federation of Forensic Accountants and Auditors (IFFAA)

The Institute of Forensic Auditors is a member and signatory to the International Federation of Forensic Accountants and Auditors (IFFAA). The International Federation of Forensic Accountants & Auditors (IFFAA) is an international forum of professional bodies that promotes the best practices in fore…

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MOU with the Association of International Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

The Institute has an indirect MOU with the Association of International Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and approved members may join the AICPA upon payment of the requisite fees upon completion of the Institute's examinations and gaining the appropriate experience. For further details of the M…

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MOU with The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP)

The Institute of Forensic Auditors of Zimbabwe has a standing MOU with the Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) that allows members of both Institutes to join any body as members on a reciprocal arrangement and all one has to do is to pay the respective fees of the other body.

To …

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Computer Evidence

Computer evidence is fragile and must be handled with care. Existing programmes can easily modify data and ultimately evidence. The rule of evidence states that it must remain in the same state as the one it was originally acquired.

Some of the things to observe include repeatability, auditabilit…

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IFA Mission

IFA’s mission is to provide a membership body for forensic auditors and to advance in the public interest the competence and supervision over such persons practicing as forensic auditors and to promote any legislation which is deemed to be of advantage to the profession. Forensic auditing and accoun…

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