Revisiting consumer protection framework in Nigeria by Oladotun Gbolagunte & Aaron Olajide

Revisiting consumer protection framework in Nigeria by Oladotun Gbolagunte & Aaron Olajide

Nigeria has risen rapidly to become the leading destination for Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) in Africa. As at 2012, FDI in Nigeria stood at about $8 billion, which represented about 15% of the total FDI received in Africa; this also amounts to about 25% of the country’s GDP as it utilizes the myriad of available natural resources to woo investors from different parts of the world. In the first quarter of 2018, FDI in Nigeria increased by 808.56 USD Million, with an average of 1298.48 USD Million from 2007 to 2018.

161 First Class & Mr. Steve Sun’s Vituperative Requisitions On Nigerian Bar Association Against The CLE: A Riposte (A letter to Steve Sun, by Sylvester Udemezue)

161 First Class & Mr. Steve Sun’s Vituperative Requisitions On Nigerian Bar Association Against The CLE: A Riposte (A letter to Steve Sun, by Sylvester Udemezue)

Law and Society Forum (LSF) is a popular WhatsApp Platform comprising a group of very senior and junior Nigerian lawyers (resident within and outside Nigeria) committed to discussions on how best to deploy law as an instrument of social change for the overall progress of Nigeria and Nigerians. On 20 October 2018, at about 10.00pm, from the comfort of my study, I read on LSF, a piece of commentary, marked “without prejudice,

Limitation Of Action: Lost Time Might Not Be Gone Forever – An Analysis Of The Decision In Sifax Nig Ltd V Migfo Nig Ltd  By Onyemauche Ibezim

Limitation Of Action: Lost Time Might Not Be Gone Forever – An Analysis Of The Decision In Sifax Nig Ltd V Migfo Nig Ltd By Onyemauche Ibezim

In the first section of this work, the author explains the meaning of an action vis-à-vis a cause of action and how the Court determines a reasonable cause of action which includes amongst others the documents which the Court looks at to determine whether a Plaintiff has a reasonable cause of action and the consequences of commencing an action without reasonable cause of action.

Third Party Ownership In Football By Eribake Ayomide

Third Party Ownership In Football By Eribake Ayomide

Third party ownership of players is whereby private investors, it can be an individual, company, or fund, own part of a player’s economic rights. It is also the agreement between a club and a third party, normally an investment fund, whereby the investor acquires, for a fee, a percentage of the future fee related to the transfer of a player between two clubs. TPO can also mean a situation whereby a third party, rather than a football club, benefits 

Tax Series by Eniola – Taxation of  E-Commerce

Tax Series by Eniola – Taxation of E-Commerce

The average Nigerian is a wary human. There abides an inherent distrust in any venture that involves parting with any form of capital, much less, taxes. To the average Nigerian, the government breaks things – promises, their hearts and the social contract, there is no direct benefit of paying taxes and the unrelenting way that taxes are perpetually demanded and extracted from their friends who are in the tax net is absolutely frightful and unenviable.

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