Six months after, Nigeria yet to domesticate, implement AfCFTA
Six months after trading officially commenced under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Nigeria and some other countries continue to lag behind, having stalled the process to domesticate trade protocols in line....
‘Why government needs to do more to reduce cost of production, governance’
However, the government has been taking steps to reduce the cost of doing business. For example, the recent Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020, which received the President’s assent on August 7, is a welcome development.
Stakeholders advocate unicameral system to reduce high cost of governance
To reduce the high cost of governance in Nigeria, stakeholders have urged that the country adopts a unicameral system for the legislative arm of government.
Experts task FG on infrastructure
Piqued by the low level of development in the real estate sector, industrial experts have urged government to create enabling environment for entrepreneurs...
Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria announces changes
The Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria (SCGN) has announced changes on its board. A statement by SCGN said Pascal Dozie has been named the President. He replaces Chief Olusegun Osunkeye, who has served out his tenure.
Former Nestle Food boss decries corporate governance of FRCN
Immediate past Chairman of Nestle Foods Nigeria, Olusegun Osunkeye has criticised the Code of Corporate Governance released by the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN).
Retail shareholders seek protection of local investors’ rights
The Joint Shareholders Association of Nigeria (JSAN) has urged the National Assembly to ensure that the rights of retail shareholders are protected in line with international best practice in the process of amending the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 1990.