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Category: Corporate and Commercial Law

EXAMINING LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS UNDER CAMA 2020

Limited partnerships are a form of partnerships that are now regulated under the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 (CAMA). Partnerships were generally hitherto only regulated federation wide by the Partnership Act 1890 (PA) – a statute of general application not having provisions for Limited Partnerships. Lagos state enacted a law for Partnerships including regulations […]

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HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NEW COMPANIES AND ALLIED MATTERS ACT 2020

INTRODUCTION The signing of the Companies and Allied Matters Act, 2020 (“CAMA, 2020”) into law by President Muhammadu Buhari on the 7th of August, 2020 rides on the successful enactment of the Finance Act which fundamentally repositions Nigeria tax legislations and the enactment of the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Act of 2019 which represents […]

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The A – Z of Money Lending in Nigeria

Money is necessary for the facilitation of everything in life. To meet the need and demand for money, the art of lending evolved with financial institutions, notably banks, providing large scale credit facilities mainly for investments and related matters. Such credit facilities or loans called for stringent security in the form of cumbersome collaterals. In […]

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