NCC issues guidelines on national roaming, infrastructure sharing

The Nigerian Communications Commissions has issued draft guidelines to telecoms operators on national roaming and infrastructure sharing. The guidelines on national roaming issued on Monday aimed to improve network quality of service delivery to subscribers in unserved and underserved communities across the country. Also, the guideline on infrastructure sharing would ensure unnecessary duplication of infrastructure [...]

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HOW TO START AN OIL & GAS SERVICING COMPANY IN NIGERIA

HOW TO START AN OIL SERVICING COMPANY IN NIGERIA The petroleum sector is one of the highly regulated sectors in Nigeria, and as such, every entity intending to engage in such sector must be duly licensed to do so. The procedure to start an oil service company in Nigeria starts with the incorporation of such [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENT IN NIGERIA

ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENTS IN NIGERIA All superior courts have a uniform procedure for enforcement governed by the Sheriffs and Civil Process Act. The Sheriffs and Civil Process Act, Judgment (Enforcement) Rules, and the Rules of Court collectively govern the enforcement of a judgment in Nigeria. Procedure for Enforcement of Judgment The procedure for enforcement will [...]

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UNDERSTANDING BUSINESS AGREEMENT IN NIGERIA

BUSINESS AGREEMENT IN NIGERIA PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT A business agreement is entered into or created by parties who are desirous of entering into a business relationship to accomplish a specific task or business goal while retaining their separate identities.  Parties to a business transaction negotiate terms and conditions of their transaction and execute a formally binding [...]

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HOW TO BUY HOUSE IN LEKKI LAGOS – BUYING LAND IN IBEJU LEKKI

HOW TO BUY LAND & HOUSE IN LEKKI LAGOS BUYING LAND IN IBEJU LEKKI Overtime, Lekki has become a respectable commercial hub, a residential zone, and a go-to tourist spot, thereby making Lekki a rave in the real estate industry. Lekki is one of the areas in Lagos State with various vacant lands for development. [...]

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PROCEDURE TO REGISTER A BUREAU DE CHANGE COMPANY IN NIGERIA

  A Bureau De Change (BDC) sector has remained an important unit of the Nigerian financial market playing a crucial role in exchange rate stability and job creation. It is a business where people exchange currency for another. This business has been defined by the Central Bank of Nigeria Manual to mean a retail foreign [...]

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Legalizing Downstream Deregulation

Operators in the downstream sector of the Nigeria petroleum industry are demanding special legislation to support the deregulation of the sector and save it from the danger of policy summersault, writes Peter Uzoho Notwithstanding their consensus endorsement of the deregulation of the downstream sector of the Nigerian oil and gas industry by the current federal [...]

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Stock Market Value Hits N16.2trn on Sustained Bull Run

The stock market capitalization hit N16.207 trillion last week following sustained demand for equities. The unprecedented demand for stocks had lifted the market by N1.93 trillion to close the month of October at N15.958 trillion. Although some level of profit-taking was recorded, the positive performance was sustained in the first week of November, driving indices [...]

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Leveraging Transparency for Profitability

NNPC has begun to show its books to members of the public, an act that should increase its efficiency and transparency. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) had in the past been associated with allegations of corrupt practices across its operations. For instance, at the request of the federal government in 2010, two audit firms, [...]

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Oil Marketers: Stalled PIB Hampered Investment in Downstream Assets Digitalization

Marketers of petroleum products in the country have continued to highlight the negative impact of the long delay in passing the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) on the downstream sector of the nation’s oil industry. Precisely, they said the failure to pass the all-important bill into law for decades has resulted in a loss of appetite [...]

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CJN swears in eight Supreme Court judges Friday

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, will on Friday inaugurate eight judges to the Supreme Court bench. The judges to be elevated to the apex court bench with their geo-political zone of origin are Justices Lawal Garba (North-West), Helen Ogunwumiju (South-West), Abdu Aboki (North-West), and M. M. Saulawa (North-West). Others are Justice Adamu [...]

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2021 Budget: Reps cancel all new capital projects by TCN

The House Committee on Power reached the decision via a motion at the resumed budget defense session with TCN on Tuesday in Abuja. The agency had appeared before the Committee to defend its 2021 budget proposals totaling N165,89,532,680.00. It announced 14 new projects to be executed in next year’s budget. But hardly had its Managing [...]

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EFCC re-arraigns Suswam, ex-Finance Commissioner, Okolobia

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, re-arraigned former Benue Governor, Gabriel Suswam, before Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja. Suswam was re-arraigned alongside the then Commissioner of Finance during his administration, Omadachi Okolobia, on an 11-count charge bordering on money laundering. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR NCDMB EXPATRIATE QUOTA

 NCDMB EXPATRIATE QUOTA APPROVAL Companies seeking to engage expatriates in the Nigerian oil and gas industry must obtain the relevant approvals from the Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board (NCDMB) before applying for Expatriate quota, Temporary Work Permit, or other entry permits from the Ministry of Interior, the Nigeria Immigration Service or other agencies of [...]

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GUIDE TO BUY LAND IN LAGOS AND PAY “INSTALMENTALLY”

HOW TO BUY LAND IN LAGOS AND PAY "INSTALMENTALLY" To buy land in Lagos and pay instalmentally, the buyer must ensure that the seller has the legal right to transfer ownership in that property. Such a property transaction goes beyond merely inspecting the property or confirming the seller has a legal title on such a [...]

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DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY AND DEED OF ASSIGNMENT IN NIGERIA

The difference between a Certificate of Occupancy and a Deed of Assignment can be derived from their distinct features and the role they each individually play in the acquisition of title to landed properties in Nigeria. Certificate of Occupancy A Certificate of Occupancy is an authorized document of grant issued by the State Government to [...]

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WHERE TO REGISTER TRADEMARK IN NIGERIA

WHERE TO REGISTER TRADEMARK The best place where a trademark can be registered in Nigeria is the place of a trademark agent, who mainly lawyers. A trademark agent such as the Resolution Law Firm maintains two offices in Lagos and an office in Abuja where a trademark application can be submitted for registration. Resolution Law [...]

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STAGES AND TYPES OF ELECTIONS IN NIGERIA

TYPES OF ELECTIONS IN NIGERIA There are various stages for election in Nigeria. Elections are conducted periodically into various political offices across the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. The Independent National Elections Commission (INEC) is the Commission set up by the Constitution to conduct, supervise elections in Nigeria for the office of the [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR IMTO LICENCE IN NIGERIA

IMTO LICENCE IN NIGERIA The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) issued the Guidelines on International Money Transfer Services in Nigeria (2014) for the maintenance of adequate and reasonable financial services to the public and specifically for the regulation of International Money Transfer Operators (IMTO) services in Nigeria. The CBN has licensed several IMTOs and continues to receive applications from [...]

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HOW TO RESPOND TO PETITION FOR DIVORCE IN NIGERIA

Any person who has been served with a divorce in Nigeria may respond to the Petition by filing an answer in a prescribed form.  First of all, it is essential for filing purposes to state that a person who institutes a divorce petition for dissolution of marriage because the marriage has broken down irretrievably is [...]

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HOW TO UNFREEZE A BANK ACCOUNT IN NIGERIA

Unfreezing a bank account in Nigeria arises where the bank account of a customer has been frozen or put on hold by the bank. When a bank account is frozen, the customer is unable to access their bank account balance or make any payment from the account. The bank can freeze a bank account for [...]

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DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A PRIVATE AND PUBLIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY

There are many differences between a private and public limited liability company in Nigeria. Companies, either private or public, are the most widely used business organization in Nigeria. The Corporate Affairs Commission established by virtue of the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 (CAMA or the Act) oversees the incorporation of a company in Nigeria. [...]

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BASIC QUALIFICATIONS FOR ELECTIONS IN NIGERIA

The basic qualifications to conduct elections into any of the political offices in Nigeria are enshrined in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999. An electioneering process in Nigeria is a way of choosing representatives through a free and fair election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The basic qualifications to [...]

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OVERVIEW OF ARTIST MANAGEMENT AGREEMENT IN NIGERIA

Artist Management Agreement in Nigeria embodies terms and conditions that will define the relationship between an artist and the manager. These terms and conditions define the structure of the total management of the artist in relation to the scope of representing the artist, duration of the agreement, rights of both artist and the manager, the [...]

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OVERVIEW OF FUNDAMENTAL HUMAN RIGHTS IN NIGERIA

FUNDAMENTAL HUMAN RIGHTS IN NIGERIA Fundamental rights are those rights that have been recognized and have constitutional backing in Nigeria, these rights are contained in chapter IV of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999, as amended (CFRN, 1999). For the purpose of this discussion, our focus would be limited to chapter IV, [...]

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TRANSFER OF LAND OWNERSHIP IN NIGERIA

LAND DOCUMENTS IN LAGOS The transfer of land ownership in Nigeria involves the process where the legal rights to land are transferred from one person to another. There are several methods by which land can be transferred in Nigeria. Some of these methods include the followings: 1. Sale 2. Gift 3. Mortgage 4. By probate [...]

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HOW TO VERIFY MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE

HOW TO VERIFY MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE IN NIGERIA The Marriage Act under the provision of Section 30(1) states that “every Registrar of Marriage is obliged to keep in his office a Marriage Register Book in which every certificate of marriage is filed in his office shall be registered”. This means that the Registrar or a clergyman [...]

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STEPS FOR REGISTERING HOLDING, CONSORTIUM AND GROUP OF COMPANIES IN NIGERIA

HOW TO REGISTER A GROUP OF COMPANIES IN NIGERIA FORMATION OF CONSORTIUM COMPANY A Holding, Consortium, and a group of companies are business structures that can be created to accomplish specific purposes. The law regulating the formation of a company in Nigeria is the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA or the Act). Generally, using [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR PERFECTING OF LEGAL MORTGAGE IN NIGERIA

PERFECTION OF LEGAL MORTGAGE IN NIGERIA A legal mortgage is a conveyance of land or assignment of property as a security for the repayment of a debt or the discharge of other obligations for which it is given, with a proviso for redemption (subject to the condition that the title shall be re-conveyed) once the [...]

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SEPARATION OF MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE IN NIGERIA

DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SEPARATION OF MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE There are various suits that can be brought under Nigerian law. Amongst them are judicial separation and divorce (dissolution of marriage). Separation and divorce (dissolution of marriage) as confused by many, are not the same. Matrimonial Causes Act 1970 is the principal law governing marital disputes and settlement [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR RESEALING OF PROBATE IN NIGERIA

RESEALING OF PROBATE IN NIGERIA When a person dies, everything he owned does not die with him, there are regulations guiding the distribution, management and administration of the deceased’s estate, these processes can be carried out through either a grant of Probate or Letters of Administration. However, situations can arise where the deceased owned properties [...]

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LIMITATION OF ACTIONS IN NIGERIA

LIMITATION OF ACTION IN NIGERIA In Nigeria, there are limitations applicable to various litigation, so it is necessary to understand the statute of limitations before going to court. The statute of limitations is a law that defines the period during which a lawsuit can be brought in court. And when the period specified in any [...]

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HOW TO OPEN A CORPORATE BANK ACCOUNT IN NIGERIA

HOW TO OPEN A BUSINESS BANK ACCOUNT IN NIGERIA To open and operate a business account in Nigerian banks is an entirely different method from running an individual account in terms of its requirements and documentations. To be able to own a business account, the business must be duly registered in accordance with the Companies [...]

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JURISDICTION OF COURTS IN NIGERIA

  INTRODUCTION The focus of this paper is on the Jurisdiction of courts in Nigeria. But before examining the types of courts in Nigeria and the extents of their Jurisdictions. It will be ideal to start off this discourse by examining the meaning and importance of Jurisdiction, the effect of decisions reached without jurisdiction by [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR FINANCE COMPANY LICENSE IN NIGERIA

FINANCE COMPANY LICENSE IN NIGERIA INTRODUCTION The Central Bank of Nigeria according to the powers conferred on it by Section 28 of the Central Bank of Nigeria Act and Section 56-61 of the Bank and Other Financial Institutions Act, issued revised guidelines to regulate the establishment, operations, and other activities of Finance Companies in 2014. [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR OBTAINING GOVERNOR CONSENT IN LAGOS NIGERIA

GOVERNOR’S CONSENT IN LAGOS STATE Governor’s consent is a consent obtained from the governor of a state on a land transaction, without which will be deemed illegal in the eyes of the government and the law. Governor’s consent in Lagos and every other state in Nigeria are absolutely necessary where the holder of a Certificate [...]

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OVERVIEW OF THE LAND REGISTRATION LAW OF LAGOS STATE

Land Registration Law of Lagos State 2015 was enacted on the 21st day of January 2015 to form a balance in the system of registration of titles, land instruments, and transactions in Lagos State, thereby bringing the Lagos State land sector under one uniform system. By virtue of the Land Use Act of 1978, the [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR THE ENFORCEMENT OF FOREIGN JUDGEMENTS IN NIGERIA

ENFORCEMENT OF FOREIGN JUDGEMENTS IN NIGERIA The judgment of a court of a foreign country may be enforced through a Nigerian High Court either by way of an action at common law or by reciprocal enforcement. The principal legislation guiding the enforcement of foreign judgements in Nigeria is the Foreign Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) Act, CAP [...]

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How Much Does A Deed Of Assignment Cost

How Much Does A Deed Of Assignment Cost? Under Nigerian law, a Deed of Assignment can only be prepared by a lawyer. There is a scale of charges to govern the charges of lawyers for handling land matters. But because this scale of charges is archaic, lawyers would rather prefer to negotiate their percentage in [...]

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Is there a Difference Between Court Marriage and Registry Marriage in Nigeria?

Many people often ask the question of whether there is any difference between court marriage and registry marriage in Nigeria. The answer to the above is NO. Court and registry marriage are the same marriage process or type of marriage being called different names. Marriages are not conducted at the court registry, but only at [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR LAND VERIFICATION IN LAGOS

The land verification in Lagos cut across different stages. These stages involve confirmation of survey at the office of the Surveyor-General, search at the land registry, search at the Corporate Affairs Commission and many other places as it may be applicable to a particular land transaction. By and large, the relevant methods or means for [...]

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HOW TO VERIFY NIGERIAN DIVORCE CERTIFICATE

The procedure for how to verify Nigerian divorce certificate commences by obtaining the copy of a particular divorce certificate to be verified. To verify divorce status in Nigeria, someone must personally visit the appropriate court registry.   Upon the successful completion of a divorce proceeding in Nigeria, the Judge would issue a decree nisi through [...]

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ADVANTAGES OF BUSINESS NAME OVER LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY IN NIGERIA

ADVANTAGES OF BUSINESS NAME There are different forms of company that can be registered by an individual at the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC). An individual can either register a Business name, a Limited Liability Company or an Incorporated Trustees, however, these different ventures have their own advantages and disadvantages. The choice of the venture to [...]

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PROCEDURE FOR EXPATRIATE QUOTA APPLICATION IN NIGERIA

The expatriate quota application in Nigeria immediately comes after the registration of a company in Nigeria by any foreigners seeking to migrate to Nigeria to carry out any permanent work. Subsequent to a successful application of the Expatriate Quota in Nigeria, the business would be in a position to process a Subject to Regularization(STR) Visa [...]

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Guidelines for CBN Loan for small business

1.0 Introduction The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has led to unprecedented disruptions to global supply chains, sharp drop in global crude oil prices, turmoil in global stock and financial markets, massive cancellation of sporting and entertainment event, the lockdown of large swaths movements of persons in many countries, and intercontinental travel bans/restrictions across critical air routes [...]

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OVERVIEW OF DEED OF LEASE IN NIGERIA

INTRODUCTION A deed of lease in Nigeria is a contract that outlines the terms of one party agreeing to lease property owned by the other party. It guarantees the use of assets by the lessee (also called the tenant) and guarantees the lessor (property owner or landlord) to be paid by the lessee regularly within [...]

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PERFECTION OF TITLE OF LAND IN LAGOS NIGERIA

INTRODUCTION The perfection of Title in Lagos State simply means registering an interest in a property with the government. When purchasing a property in Lagos or elsewhere in Nigeria, it is statutory for the buyer of the property to obtain proper title register the said property with the government. The major governing the registration of [...]

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DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A BUSINESS NAME AND A PRIVATE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY

INTRODUCTION There are differences between a business name and company, which are the major forms of incorporation for a new business start-up in Nigeria. It is important to know the legal implication of each structure of registration whether a Business name or a Private Limited Liability Company (LTD) before proceeding to the registration of such [...]

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TRADE MARKS ACT

TRADE MARKS ACTARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS The Registrar and the register SECTIONI. The Registrar of Trade Marks.2. The register. Effects of registration and non-registration 3. Effect of non-registration.4. Registration to be in respect of particular goods.5. Right given by registration in Part A.6. Right given by registration in Part B.7. Saving for vested rights.8. Saving for [...]

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