Tech News Highlights | March 2023

Olaniwun Ajayi’s Technology Innovation and Fintech Team presents its Tech News Highlights (Highlights) for the month of March. The Highlights contain a summary of major local and international developments in the Technology...

Frequently Asked Questions on Data Protection Audit and Compliance

Under the Nigeria Data Protection Regulation (NDPR), organisations that process the personal data of up to 1000 Nigerian citizens or residents are required to file their data protection audit reports with the...

Newsletter on the eNaira Draft Regulatory Guidelines

In an attempt to provide legal and regulatory clarity on the proposed eNaira, the CBN has prepared the draft Regulatory Guidelines on eNaira (Draft Guidelines). Upon its issuance by the CBN, the...

FAQs on the CBN Guidelines on Anti-Money Laundering, Combating the Financing of Terrorism and...

On November 23, 2022, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) issued the Anti-Money Laundering, Combating the Financing of Terrorism and Countering Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (AML/CFT/CPF) Guidelines for Licensing of...
NSE

Nigerian Stock Exchange Proposed Rules for Broker to Fintech Collaborations

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE or the Exchange) recently released its Exposure Draft of the Proposed Rules for Broker to Fintech Collaborations (BFC or Collaboration) (the Proposed Rules). The Proposed Rules seek to regulate any business...

Newsletter on SEC Proposed Rules on Issuance, Offering Platforms and Custody of Digital Assets

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has recently issued its Proposed Rules on Issuance, Offering Platform and Custody of Digital Assets (the Proposed Rules). This is following the SEC’s press release in...

TECH Digest for March

Olaniwun Ajayi LP presents its Technology News Highlights (Highlights) for March 2024.The Highlights summarise major events and developments in the technology sector last month, including notable fundraises within the tech industry.
2020 Fintech Report

FINTECH FORWARD LOOK 2020

In 2019, Nigeria's Fintech industry recorded significant growth, this is evident in the establishment of more fintech companies, the development and expansion of incumbent Fintech companies, more innovative solutions and an upward trajectory...

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...
Future of tech

COVID-19: Threat to the Future of Tech?

In his book Need, Speed, and Greed (How the New Rules of Innovation Can Transform Businesses, Propel Nations to Greatness and Tame World's Most Wicked Problems), Vjay V. Vaitheeswaran highlights some of...