Understanding the NERC Eligible Customer Regulations, NERC Rules and Procedures

A Review of the NERC Eligible Customer Regulations 2024

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has been actively promoting competition within the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI). Over the years, NERC has developed regulatory initiatives in alignment with the Electric Power...
A Comprehensive Review of Updated Mini-Grids Regulation 2023

A Review of the Updated NERC Mini-Grid Regulations 2023

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has updated its Mini-Grid Regulations 2023 (the Regulations) in line with the decentralization of the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI) as outlined in the Electricity Act...
Nigeria’s Fiscal Leap: Key Q1 2024 Updates on Revenue and Tax Compliance Initiatives

Tax Newsletter: Key Q1 2024 Updates on Nigeria’s Revenue and Tax Compliance Initiatives

In the wake of the “Renewed Hope Budget”, Nigeria’s first quarter of 2024 remains bustling with fiscal activities as the Federal Government and its agencies continuously aim to increase revenue and ensure...
OALP Dispute Resolution Newsletter

OALP Dispute Practice Newsletter – 1st Quarter 2024

The roll-up of 2023 and 1st quarter of 2024 was quite eventful as we witnessed several notable and landmark decisions of Superior Courts of Record. This period was also accompanied by fascinating...
ESG Investing in Nigeria

The Rise of Sustainability-Themed Investing and Its Impact on Promoting Sustainable Development

In recent years, financial markets have actively increased efforts to integrate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations into investment strategies, aiming to achieve financial goals while fostering sustainability. This movement has driven significant advancements in sustainable...
No change to electricity tariffs in NERC's MYTO 2024

Nigeria’s NERC MYTO 2024: No Change to Electricity Tariff

The Multi-Year Tariff Order 2024 (MYTO or the Order), issued on 28th December 2023, establishes a new legal order in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI) tariff regime. The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory...
Presidential Directives for Promoting Investment in the Petroleum Sector in 2024

Presidential Directives for Promoting Investment in the Oil and Gas Sector in 2024

The Nigerian Oil & Gas sector has witnessed a decline in investments recently. According to statistics from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), foreign investors sidelined the Nigerian oil & gas sector...
Innovation and Legalities: Generative AI and IP Rights in Nigeria Simplified. A comprehensive document explaining the intersection of IP rights and AI in Nigeria

Generative AI and Intellectual Property In Nigeria

In the face of concerns over the ethical usage of generative artificial intelligence (AI),  what is clear is that generative AI has come to stay, and its cross-sectoral impact cannot be denied....

Impact of the COP28 Agreement on African Oil Producers

The 28th Conference of Parties (COP28) which was held in the United Arab Emirates and concluded on 12 December 2023, delivered the UAE Consensus that culminated in the first Global Stocktake. With...
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NERC Market Competition Report 2022: Insights and Expectations

Over time, the Nigerian Electric Supply Industry (NESI) is expected to progress through four stages, which are to be determined by the extent of competition in the market. By the provisions of...