Evercare

Deal Partnership – Evercare

We are pleased to have advised the Evercare Group on its investment in and development of the 165 bed Evercare Hospital, Lekki. Evercare Hospital, which recently launched clinical operations, is arguably the...

OALP Sectoral Highlights

2022 witnessed significant opportunities, as well as its fair share of challenges – the effects of which are still being felt, in 2023. In this report, we provide an overview of the...

UNBUNDLING THE PIA: HOST COMMUNITIES DEVELOPMENT

The host community development provisions in the Petroleum Industry Act 2021 (PIA) remain a focal topic of discourse amongst stakeholders in the Nigerian oil and gas industry. The reason for this is...

The Nigeria Startup Act 2022: Highlights of its Framework and Notes on its Prospects

On 19 October 2022, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria gave his assent to the Nigeria Startup Bill 2021, effectively signing it into law as the Nigeria Startup Act 2022...

Robots may start giving investment advice in the Nigerian capital market

The Securities and Exchange Commission has proposed a regulation for Robo-advisers in the Nigerian capital market. The proposed regulations create a new class of participants in the Nigerian capital...

OLANIWUN AJAYI LAUNCHES LONDON-BASED INTERNATIONAL PRACTICE WITH THREE PARTNERS

A new office. An Expanded offering. New faces. We are excited to welcome Howard Barrie, Chuks Ibechukwu and Gabriel Onagoruwa as we launch our new cross-border practice in the City of London

OALP Mergers, Acquisitions and Private Equity Wrap-Up 2022 and 2023 Outlook

The world has continued to make steady progress in recovering from the economic woes that trailed the COVID-19 pandemic. In Nigeria, though the economic growth rate slowed down and declined in 2022...
Olaniwun Ajayi LP wins Best Law Firm in Nigeria in 2024 at Chambers and Partners Africa Awards.

Olaniwun Ajayi LP emerges Best Law Firm in Nigeria 2024

Our firm Olaniwun Ajayi is the Nigerian Law Firm of the Year. This recognition was announced by Chambers and Partners at the virtual Chambers Africa Awards on January 24, 2024.

Newsletter on the Regulatory Framework for Non-Bank Acquiring Services in Nigeria

In 2020, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) issued the Circular on New Licence Categorisation for Nigerian Payments System wherein the CBN signaled that the scope of permissible activities of Switches and...

OALP Dispute Resolution Practice Quarterly Newsletter4th Quarter 2022

The dispute resolution space during the final quarter of the year 2022 was filled with notable novel decisions and developments in the legal industry. As we see it, these developments have wide-ranging...