OALP Power & Infrastructure 2022 Wrap Up Report and 2023 Outlook

As we embark on the second quarter of 2023, the Power & Infrastructure Practice at OALP is proud to unveil its wrap up report for the year 2022 and outlook for the...

The Nigerian Constitution In Progress: Recent Amendments

On March 17, 2023, President Muhammadu Buhari enacted sixteen (16) constitutional alteration bills (Alteration Acts) that have brought about sweeping changes to the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as...

OALP Oil & Gas 2022 Wrap Up Report and 2023 Forward Look

As we approach the end of Q1 2023, we present to you, our Wrap Up Report and Forward Look which highlights some of the key events which shaped the oil and gas...

2022 IP Wrap-Up and 2023 Forward Look

In 2022, Nigeria witnessed notable advancements for Intellectual Property (IP) protection with legislative and administrative efforts such as the passage of the Copyright Bill by the National Assembly and the validation of...

Federal High Court Rules on EFCC’s Powers to Investigate Taxes of Companies

As the Nigerian government continues its revenue drive, questions on the exercise of fiscal powers continue to arise. In Wheatbaker Investments and Properties Limited v. Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) &...

NEWSLETTER ON THE OPERATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR INSURANCE WEB AGGREGATORS ISSUED BY NAICOM

In exercise of the powers conferred by the National Insurance Commission Act, 1997 (the NAICOM Act) the apex regulator of the insurance industry, the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM or the Commission) recently...
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...
NERC - MYTO 2020

NERC’s Multi Year Tariff Order (MYTO) 2020

On 28 August 2020, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) issued the “Multi Year Tariff Order (MYTO) 2020” (MYTO 2020 or the Order), which marks the commencement of a novel “service reflective”...
Local Content

Local Content in Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Sector: A Watershed 2010s

Efforts by the Nigerian government to address the domination of the sector by foreign oil and gas companies commenced with the establishment of the Nigerian National Oil Corporation in 1971, to stimulate...

The Federal High Court Awards Damages for Wrongful Arrest of Vessel

In the recent case of Suit No. FHC/L/CS/1800/2017: Domsun Investment & Marine Services Ltd. v. MT GODSHAND & Anor, the Federal High Court, Coram Honourable Justice Faji, of the Lagos Judicial...