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12 September 2018

Key Highlights of the Newly Issued Transfer Pricing Regulations 2018

In the exercise of its rule-making authority under its enabling legislation,1 the Board of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (“FIRS”)…

10 July 2018

The Reach and Impacts of the Cybercrime Act, 2015 on Providers of ICT Services

The Cybercrime (Prohibition, Prevention, etc.) Act, 2015 (the “Act”) was enacted to provide a unified legal, regulatory and…

16 May 2018

The Repeal and Re-Enactment of The Companies and Allied Matters Act- A Bold Step Towards Business Reform

On 15 May 2018, the 8th Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria at its plenary session, passed the Bill for an Act to…

3 April 2018

Are the NERC Meter Asset Provider Regulations 2018 the panacea to the metering menace in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry?

Inadequate metering in the retail end of the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI) has been a bane of the NESI…

15 March 2018

Templars’ Senior Associate Oyeyemi Aderigbigbe featured in Businessday Newspaper column: “The Young Business Lawyer”

Templars Senior Associate Oyeyemi Aderigbigbe was recently featured in a Businessday Newspaper column “The Young…

23 February 2018

The Leading Light in Subnational Power Regulation: An Investor focused analysis of the Lagos State Electric Power Sector Reform Law, 2018

About a year ago, the Lagos State Government launched an initiative primarily targeted at generating and delivering up to…

21 February 2018

NDDC Amendment Act: Was there an amendment?

On 20 December 2017, the National Assembly’s passage of a Bill to amend the Niger Delta Development Commission…

19 February 2018

NCC set to wield the big stick over filing of compliance reports by Licensees in the Nigerian telecoms industry

On Thursday, February 8, 2018 the Nigerian Communications Commission (“the Commission”) issued a public notice…

9 February 2018

How can the FGN ensure lasting tax compliance?

With the Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS or the Scheme) ending in a few weeks, (31st March, 2018)…

15 January 2018

The mandatory use of the National Identification Number regulations, 2017

Very recently, the National Identity Management Commission (“NIMC”) which is established under the National Identity Management…

9 October 2017

Templars’ Partner, Ijeoma Uju, featured in Capital Markets Publication INTO AFRICA providing insights to identifying and managing risks of doing business in Nigeria

Partner, Ijeoma Uju, provided local market insights on identifying and managing risks of doing business in Nigeria…

6 August 2017

The National Petroleum Policy, 2017

Nigeria is the 13th largest producer of crude oil contributing circa 3% of the world’s production, and is also the 11th largest…