Withholding Tax in Nigeria

This piece is directed at explaining withholding tax in simple terms. An exposition of the legal framework surrounding Withholding Tax features prominently in this article. Also, readers will be able to identify those authorized by law to deduct WHT and the applicable rates as well. Also, the article distinguishes those required to pay WHT on […]

A Simple Guide Through Copyright

¬†Humans engage in various activities daily. By doing so, we consciously¬†and sometimes unconsciously create works that translates from our diverse thoughts and ideas. These thoughts and ideas that have translated into real life work or art is protected under the law. This protection is known as copyright. This article walks you through what copyright is […]

Cryptocurrency And The Nigerian Law

The use of cryptocurrency is increasing all over the world with Bitcoin, Ethereum being the most popular. It then becomes important to know the stance of the law on the legality or otherwise of cryptocurrency. From the uncertainties surrounding cryptocurrencies to the stand of regulators like the securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), this publication in […]

Limited Partnerships Under CAMA 2020

Limited partnerships are a form of business partnerships applicable in many jurisdictions all over the world. It is one of the innovations in the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 2020. In this publication, we examine this new provision and what it means for the Nigerian business space. Download

An Exposition of the Advent of Limited Liability Partnerships Under CAMA 2020

This piece is directed an innovation made in the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA 2020); the introduction of Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs). These new provisions develop Nigeria’s corporate legal framework to meet international standards as it is obtainable in other jurisdictions, such as the United Kingdom and the United States of America. CAMA 2020 […]

Incorporated Trustees Under CAMA 1990 & 2020

30 years after the enactment of Companies and Allied Matters Act 1990, President Muhammadu Buhari on 7th August 2020 assented to law, the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020. The Act principally is to regulate the formation, management and dissolution of Businesses and Associations. This piece is directed at illuminating the changes made to the […]