The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) issued a final notice on 14 October 2015 for companies to comply with the local content guidelines which came into effect on 3 December 2013. The guidelines require multinational companies (MNC) to register their entities with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) and carry on value adding services that promote local content value creation.

The Guidelines mandate all multinational companies to submit details of their Nigeria content programs from the inception of the rules not later than 15 November 2015.

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