The gaming industry in Nigeria is one with enormous potential for revenue generation. However, the prospect of realizing this potential is seriously hindered by the lopsided policies of regulation and taxation in the industry. This two part study attempts to critically examine the current state of the industry by reviewing the regulatory framework for gaming in Nigeria as well as adopting a highlighting the applicable taxes in that industry and juxtaposing with what obtains in advanced jurisdictions.
Nigerian states have no powers to reject requests filed under the Freedom of Information Act (FoI), the Court of Appeal has ruled.
Ahead of the July 2018 elections of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, to elect new national officers, South- East Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs, on Saturday in Enugu adopted Chief Arthur Obi Okafor, SAN, as their candidate for NBA President. •Chief Arthur Obi Okafor, SAN.
The Federal Government is worried that the International Criminal Court is unrelenting in pursuing eight cases against Nigeria, says the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubabakar Malami (SAN).
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has restrained Lagos and Ogun governments from disrupting operations of lottery companies in their states for allegedly operating without licenses. Justice Mohammed Idris held that it would be illegal to stop the lottery companies from operating over allegations that they have not obtained state’s licenses when they had earlier been licensed by the Federal Government.
A Federal High Court in Lagos has restrained the Lagos State Government from enforcing the provisions of its new Hotel Occupancy and Restaurant (Fiscalisation) Regulations 2017
A new law firm named Primus Grace (PG) Legal Practitioners (LP) has joined the ranks of leading Nigerian law Firms. Primus Grace LP is a full service leading African law firm, with offices in Lagos and Abuja and practice areas in Energy Law (Oil and Gas Inclusive), Infrastructure, Banking, Capital Markets, Insurance, Finance, Corporate and Corporate Law, Regulatory Compliance, Private International Law, Public International Law, Dispute Resolution (Litigation and Arbitration Inclusive), and General Legal Practice.
A Federal High in Abuja has stopped all tertiary institutions from conducting Post-UTME for candidates after writing UTME.
The Supreme Court has said that the detention of former National Security Adviser Colonel Sambo Dasuki was not at the instance of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) that put him on trial.
This article aims to examine an uncommon form of security in these climes, an intangible but yet inestimable source of security – intellectual property (IP)