Fidelis Akanga

Dr Fidelis Akanga

  • fakanga at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Lecturer (Academic) in Accounting & Finance
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I am Module Leader and Lecturer in Management Accounting and Advanced Management Accounting. Prior to joining Bournemouth, I have taught Management Accounting at two other institutions in the UK at both BSc, MSc and MBA levels. I have also taught Management Accounting abroad.

I also teach Principles of Accounting (online programme).


My research interests are: - Microfinance Accountability, - Accounting and Accountability practices in emerging economies, - Management Accounting practices within organisations in emerging economies - Corporate governance practices within emerging economies

Journal Articles

  • Akanga, F.K., 2017. Microfinance accountability in Cameroon: A cure or a curse for poverty alleviation? Journal of Accounting and Organizational Change, 13 (1), 112-130.
  • Akanga, F., 2016. Governance of microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cameroon: What lessons can we learn? Enterprise Development and Microfinance, 27 (3), 219-235.


  • Akanga, F., 2014. Issues in Accountability between MFIs and Stakeholders in a Multi-Socio-Linguistic Context: Case study, Republic of Cameroon. PhD Thesis. University of Essex.

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Management Accounting


  • PGCE in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford, UK, 2017)
  • PhD in Accounting (University of Essex, 2014)
  • BSc (Hons) in Banking and Finance (University of Buea, Cameroon, 2001)
  • MSc in Maritime Affairs (World Maritime University, Malmo, Sweden, 2006)
  • MSc in Accounting and Finance (Umea University, Sweden, 2009)


  • Higher Education Academy, UK, Fellow (2017-),
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