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Free Copy of Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020

Click to download the new Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 On 7 August 2020, the President of Nigeria signed into law, a new company legislation (the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020). The new company law in Nigeria has ushered in some changes, designed to improve the ease of doing business in Nigeria among …

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Free copy of the “RECOVERY OF PREMISES ACT, 1945”.

Tenancy (Landlords and Tenants matters) is regulated by laws made by state government in each state through the state legislators and in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja (FCT) by the National Assembly (since Abuja has no state legislators). In the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) is a federal law operational only in the FCT governing tenancy …

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Free Copy of “Edo State Local Governments Uniform and Harmonised Levies, Rates, Fees and Charges Law, 2017”.

“Edo State Local Governments Uniform and Harmonised Levies, Rates, Fees and Charges Law, 2017”.  In Edo State, the State House Assembly made a law enabling local governments to demand and collect specific harmonised and uniform levies, rates and fees since 28 February 2017. The law further specified amounts to be paid for each levy/fee to …

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FREE COPY OF NERC’S ORDER ON UNAUTHORISED ACCESS, METER TAMPERING AND BY-PASS, 2017.

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission’s (NERC) ORDER ON UNAUTHORISED ACCESS, METER TAMPERING AND BY-PASS, 2017 (ORDER NO.:NERC/REG/41/2017, was made to reduce unauthorised access to electricity supply by tampering and meter bypass. It provides conditions for reconnecting a customer that was earlier disconnected for unuthorised connection to electricity. The Order has 6 paragraphs and tables of punitive charges.

Free Copy of NERC’S CONNECTION AND DISCONNECTION PROCEDURES FOR ELECTRICITY SERVICES, 2007.

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission’s (NERC) CONNECTION AND DISCONNECTION PROCEDURES FOR ELECTRICITY SERVICES, 2007, governs connection and disconnection of customers to electricity across Nigeria. It lists conditions for disconnection of an electricity customers and prohibits wrongful disconnection. The Regulation is short and precise with 14 sections. 

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PRACTISE REGULATION 2016 IS NOW ONLINE!

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PRACTISE REGULATION 2016 IS NOW ONLINE!

The National Environmental Health Practise Regulation 2016 was made on 10th February 2016 to replace the National Environmental Health Practise Regulation 2007. The National Environmental Health Practise Regulation 2016 is made pursuant to the Environmental Health Officers (Registration etc) Act, 2002.