FUNDING, COMMERCIAL LAW, AND THE NIGERIAN ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY
In 2016, the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation sector generated N239 billion in revenue, culminating in about 2.3% of Nigeria’s GDP for that year. Nollywood, which is the movie production subsector of the entertainment and creative industry, is globally recognized as the second largest film producer in the world, coming behind America’s Hollywood and ahead of […]
HOW HIRING A LAWYER PREVENTS COMMON ‘SELF-HELP’ MISTAKES
The law, a cultural universal which guides the activities of people all over the world, is a spectrum so vast, it is impossible for one single person to know it all. Lawyers spend years studying the law, becoming professionals, and learning how to navigate it as it can be quite complex for most people to understand.
CAMA 2020: THE NEW VS THE OLD
A principal feature in developed economies is the simplified and flexible processes of incorporation and management of corporate entities, which underscores the importance of creating an atmosphere that promotes ease of doing business and making of strategic investments. It is for this reason that the significance of the companies and Allied Matters Act, 2020 (“CAMA […]
THE NIGERIAN DEBT RECOVERY CULTURE
To sustain and grow a functional economy, investors often require loans which are made available by banks or other financial institutions using their depositors’ funds upon security furnished for the repayment of such loans by the borrowing investors. As simple as the credit transaction may appear, most of the times borrowers default in the repayment of the loans availed to them, an action which constitutes a potential source of systemic failure of the financial systems of many developing countries, but more particularly, Nigeria’s.
THE DOWNFALL OF AGRO CROWDFUNDING IN NIGERIA
Agriculture in today’s world has morphed beyond the traditional production of food for human consumption and animal feeds into a global financial stronghold and economic reserve. Understandably, to tackle the challenges of sustaining a growing world economy and overcome the problems of food production, climate change, modernised policies, and urbanisation trends, the agriculture sector has to be diversified and flexible enough to link more capital with agricultural projects, albeit digitally. This is where project Crowdfunding comes in
IMPORTANT LEGAL POINTS TO NOTE BEFORE OWNING REAL ESTATE IN LAGOS STATE
The Real Estate Industry in Lagos is a goldmine, with prices rivaling and even sometimes surpassing that of apartments in places like Los Angeles and New York City.
A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE PREVALENT ADR MECHANISMS IN NIGERIA.
ADR refers to a wide range of dispute resolution processes and techniques that parties can use to settle disputes, with the help of a third party.
CRYPTOCURRENCY, TRADING, AND THE NIGERIAN REALITY
According to Quartz Africa, in the last five years, Nigeria has traded 60,215 Bitcoins, valued at more than $566 million which apart from the United States of America, is the largest volume worldwide on Paxful, a leading peer-to-peer Bitcoin Marketplace.