LeLaw Barristers & Solicitors
Corporate Governance (CG) is how a company is directed and managed in achieving its objectives subject to relevant rules and regulations.
Roberts & Shoda Attorneys
To register a company in Nigeria, you need not be a Nigerian.
Bam & Gad Solicitors
For the easy setup of a foreign owned company in Nigeria, the business owner must comply with corporate laws of the new jurisdiction to guarantee a hitch free start of the business in Nigeria.
Solola & Akpana
1.1 On the 15th day of May, 2018, the Nigerian Senate passed the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA), 2004...
The FIRS today released a public notice threatening to go after the directors, managers, secretaries and other persons concerned with the management of companies to recover tax liabilities owed
Seson Legal Practitioners
Section 263 (3) of the Companies and Allied Matters Act ("the CAMA") provides that;
Fred-Young & Evans
How many members may call for a Board meeting ("the meeting")? Section 263 (3) of the Companies and Allied Matters Act ("the CAMA") provides that;
The Bill seeks to cure the existing shortcomings of the existing CAMA and bring it in line with global best practices.
The Nigerian Code of Corporate Governance was issued in 2018 by the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria pursuant to Sections 11(c) and 41(c) of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria Act, 2011.
Banwo & Ighodalo
On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, the House of Representatives of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, at plenary, considered and adopted all the provisions of the Companies and Allied Matters Act ...
PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors
On the 15th of January 2019, the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Honourable Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment unveiled the Nigerian Code of Corporate Governance 2018 ...
Banwo & Ighodalo
With a nominal GDP of over $492 billion (2016) and a more than 180-million strong youthful population, Nigeria, is both Africa's biggest economy and the most populous black nation on earth.
Andersen Tax LP
Survival of family businesses has always been a cause for concern for family business experts. Considerable efforts and resources have over time been invested in the development of solutions ...
Banwo & Ighodalo
The first step towards incorporating a company in Nigeria is to conduct a "name availability search" at the Corporate Affairs Commission, in order to confirm that the desired name for the company is available for use, ...
Resolution Law Firm
An incorporated company has a separate entity distinct from the individuals who are shareholders and directors in control of the company's operations.
Benchmac & Ince
Nigeria is unarguably one of the largest economies in the Sub-Saharan Africa
It is generally acceptable that two heads are better than one. Perhaps this is what informed the provision of section 246(1) of the Companies and Allied Matters Act, Cap C20 LFN 2004 which provides that every company shall have a minimum of two directors.
On 15th May 2018, the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria passed the Bill for an Act to Repeal the Companies and Allied Matters Act 1990 and enact the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2018.
Under Section 299 of the CAMA, any wrong done against the Company can only be remedied by the Company.
The CAMA also makes provision for the registration of business names and the incorporation of trustees.