Creating long-term stakeholder value through conscientious governance.

Benefit From Top Resources from Governance Professionals Around the Country

The promotion and advancement of the governance function in organizations in the private, public, not-for-profit and other sectors in Nigeria, through learning, networking and the continued development and application of best governance practices.


In an increasingly complex regulatory environment, AGPN will keep governance professionals abreast of governance changes and best practices. We represent your voice in the consultation process and promote good practices to all of our stakeholders.


We run various workshops, panels and governance seminars year-round and across the country. These learning events provide invaluable tools, best practices, surveys and key updates including the current changes affecting the governance profession in Nigeria.


Our national representation provides our members with the opportunity to engage with their colleagues and governance experts across Nigeria through our online membership portal, local programmes, to larger events like our Annual Conference. Through our local engagement initiatives and chapters, members are able to build an invaluable network of contacts.


As ACGPN member, you are given a discount to our Annual Conference and Public Forum, and are given the opportunity to receive an early-bird discount every year.
The Annual Conference is our premiere networking event, gathering delegates yearly and featuring two and a half days of plenary sessions, exciting keynote speakers, workshops and breakout sessions that refill our attendees' toolkits and refreshes their best practices. Delegates discuss key issues, exchange ideas, and come face-to-face with their colleagues and top service providers.


The ACGPN -EG Awards are committed to supporting and enhancing the role of the corporate governance professional in Nigeria. The EG Awards shine a light on the important contribution governance professionals make in terms of best practices that build and sustain shareholder and stakeholder value. The EG Awards underscore the critical role that good governance plays in sustaining the value of Nigeria's organizations, contributing to the competitiveness of Nigeria's economy and its capital markets.


Members receive exclusive access to information resources such as an online Articles, regulatory links, online publications, and more, along with the following.

  • A "Request for Assistance" forum that allows members to share information and seek support from their peers, the queries and responses received are archived for continuous reference
  • A growing online library of tools and precedents, templates, best practices, links and descriptions for job postings
  • Governance Update, our monthly e-newsletter has the latest news to keep members and others informed of upcoming events, regulatory updates, important governance matters and other membership information


Members enjoy access to diverse information and seminars through strategic alliances with related organizations. These include: These organizations extend to our members access to their events, some at their member rates. This provides you with an opportunity to network with individuals in related professions, and gain access to specialized information.

Other Benefits includes:

  • Membership of ACGPN identifies individuals as Governance Professionals, and as an ACGPN member one can take advantage of a host of benefits to assist both personal and professional development.

    Professional Knowledge and Guidance:

    We provide a quarterly e-Newsletter with the latest news in governance and a dedicated
    Online resource library where members can search and access documents and articles, including the latest professional guidance as it is published.

    Governance Profile:

    Members can raise their governance profile and that of the profession to employers, clients and peers as well as their commitment to ensuring that good governance is always practiced.

    Development and Support:

    Being a member of ACGP can enhance a member’s professional reputation and development by giving them access to guidance and support at all the stages of their career; enhancing their professional standing; exposing them to a network of other Governance Practitioners; and providing significant savings on our market leading training courses, seminars and events.

    Governance Updates:

    Members can gain complete access to any updates in legislation and governance codes available via links to the ACGPN Portal that houses this information.

    Members Meetings:

    Members will have access to our governance events organised in several states across the country and hosted by professional bodies. This will provide discussion forums for members to share knowledge, ideas and expertise.

    Employment Opportunities:

    ACGPN has access to a wide number of recruiters in governance and non-governance disciplines. Members will have access to job opportunities from our extensive list of employers.

    Post-Nominal Letters:

    Members will be able to use the post-nominal letters appropriate to their level of experience demonstrating their competence to the stakeholders that they may come into contact with.

    Discussion Forums:

    Members will be able to discuss resources, updates and their career through our various forums for consultants, board members and employees.

    There will also be SME’s and fellows forum.