Government Relations: Regulatory Affairs

The firm advises and guides investors and their professional advisers (foreign and local) on the regulatory regime for doing business in Nigeria. We advise on compliance procedures and practice, file, process and obtain requisite licence permits and authorizations, and offer immigration advice and processing services. We act for government and its agencies and have over the years, acted for the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), the National Council on Privatisation (NCP), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAN), Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), National Assembly, etc.

We also interact on a regular basis with other regulatory agencies such as the Corporate Affairs Commission, Nigerian Stock Exchange, Central Bank of Nigeria, Federal and State Environmental Protection Agencies, Department of Petroleum Resources, Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), National Investment Promotion Commission, Land Registries at the Federal and State Government levels and Tax authorities.