Much ado about RAPE

FOCUS: Nigeria Quite recently, the issue of rape has returned as a trending topic in Nigeria (again!) and social media has been buzzing – different stories, different parties, different scenarios and of course, different opinions. “Is this rape?” “How is

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Much ado about RAPE

FOCUS: Nigeria Quite recently, the issue of rape has returned as a trending topic in Nigeria (again!) and social media has been buzzing – different stories, different parties, different scenarios and of course, different opinions. “Is this rape?” “How is

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Legal Considerations for Nigerian Business Start-Ups – Part 3: Demystifying Loans

In the first and second Parts of the series, business forms and financing considerations were discussed; this third and final part will focus on bank loans (a form of debt finance). I singled loans out for further discussion because I

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Legal Considerations for Nigerian Business Start-Ups – Part 3: Demystifying Loans

In the first and second Parts of the series, business forms and financing considerations were discussed; this third and final part will focus on bank loans (a form of debt finance). I singled loans out for further discussion because I

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Legal Considerations for Nigerian Business Start-Ups – Part 2: Financing

In Part 1 of the series, I discussed the two (2) business forms that are registrable in Nigeria – companies and business names. Having considered the factors discussed in the first Part, a business aspirant would need to consider how

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Legal Considerations for Nigerian Business Start-Ups – Part 2: Financing

In Part 1 of the series, I discussed the two (2) business forms that are registrable in Nigeria – companies and business names. Having considered the factors discussed in the first Part, a business aspirant would need to consider how

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Legal Considerations for Nigerian Business Start-Ups – Part 1: Business Forms

It is the start of a new year – what better time is there to start taking steps towards achieving one’s goal/objective/resolution to start a business, than the present?! The state of the Nigerian economy and the unemployment rate in

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Legal Considerations for Nigerian Business Start-Ups – Part 1: Business Forms

It is the start of a new year – what better time is there to start taking steps towards achieving one’s goal/objective/resolution to start a business, than the present?! The state of the Nigerian economy and the unemployment rate in

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Mavi’s bLAWg is back!

Hi everyone! So… I’ve been away for quite some time (for personal reasons) but now I’ve decided to pick up writing (again), with the support of my fans (all six of you lol). The posts will take a similar form as

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Mavi’s bLAWg is back!

Hi everyone! So… I’ve been away for quite some time (for personal reasons) but now I’ve decided to pick up writing (again), with the support of my fans (all six of you lol). The posts will take a similar form as

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NIS Recruitment Tragedy: A Wake-Up Call for Laws on Corporate Manslaughter

The tragic loss of precious and priceless lives and bodily injuries sustained by applicants to the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) shook the nation. This was not only as a result of the apparent sheer disregard for the safety of Nigerian

NIS Recruitment Tragedy: A Wake-Up Call for Laws on Corporate Manslaughter

The tragic loss of precious and priceless lives and bodily injuries sustained by applicants to the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) shook the nation. This was not only as a result of the apparent sheer disregard for the safety of Nigerian

Know Your Seat in Court

Ever felt the need to sit on the front row in Court even when you know you should not? Well, think again. Every lawyer called to the Nigerian Bar knows that one of the privileges enjoyed by learned silks i.e.

Know Your Seat in Court

Ever felt the need to sit on the front row in Court even when you know you should not? Well, think again. Every lawyer called to the Nigerian Bar knows that one of the privileges enjoyed by learned silks i.e.