S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
Driven by an estimated 60 million Nigerians actively involved in sports betting and over 40 betting companies operating in Nigeria, the online gaming industry has grown astronomically in recent years, ...
J-K Gadzama LLP
Private Client Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Nigeria, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has published the Value Added Tax (Modification) Order, 2021 ("the 2021 Order") in its Official Gazette No. 167, Vol.108 of 21 September 2021.
The Registrar General of the Corporate Affairs Commission, Alhaji Garba Abubakar, announced at a stakeholder's forum on 13 October 2021 that the Administrative Proceedings Committee has been fully constituted to fulfill its statutory mandate.
The Honourable Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning ("the Minister") recently issued the Value Added Tax (Modification) Order, 2021 ("2021 Order"), which is effective from 30th July, 2021.
Advancement in technology has led to fundamental changes in the economy and has also provided businesses with new opportunities to access global markets and execute business activities online.
theThe Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) and the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have been locked in a controversy regarding which of the agencies is charged with the responsibility to collect...
On 1 January 2021, a new era began in Africa with the commencement of trade under the African Continental Free Trade Area ("AfCFTA") regime.
The President of Nigeria recently signed the Petroleum Industry Act ("PIA") into law, putting an end to several years of uncertainties and promises to reform and modernise the regulatory framework...
Banwo & Ighodalo
Banwo & Ighodalo is proud to have solely contributed the "Nigeria Chapter" to the 8th Edition of the International Comparative Legal Guides to: Copyright Laws and Regulations 2022.
Prior to 2019, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") was the primary body responsible for mergers, acquisitions and take-overs of public and private companies in Nigeria.
On August 12, 2021 a proposed bill to repeal the National Information Technology Development Agency Act, 2007 was made public at the National Assembly. The bill has since then, garnered much public interest.
Banwo & Ighodalo
Recently, the Central Bank of Nigeria ("CBN") issued a directive to commercial banks that they publish the personal information of customers that breaches the provisions of its PTA/BTA guidelines...
PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors
An independent director is a non-executive director with no material or pecuniary connection to the Company, other than approved directors' remuneration and sitting fees.
Fred-Young & Evans
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, Nigeria's capital is gradually becoming a renowned city in Africa.
On November 12, 2020, President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act 2020 into law and thereby effectively repealed the erstwhile Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act 1991.
FIRS has issued a Public Notice imposing 30 November 2021 deadline for expiration of waiver of penalty and interest for companies with outstanding companies income tax returns for 2021 year of assessment.
His Excellency, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, yesterday 7 October 2021, presented the 2022 Federal Government Budget Proposal at the joint session of the National Assembly in Abuja.
In recent times, the dependency on internet access and social media platforms has been incredibly fundamental. The internet is adopted more widely and used more intensely across countries...
As an update on our article on countries that were placed on the red-list in Nigeria, we would like to bring to your attention that India was removed from the list on the 13th of September 2021...