HOW TO CHECK FOR SHAREHOLDINGS AND CONVERT TO E-REGISTRATION AND E-DIVIDENDS.

H Ever wondered how many companies’ shareholdings you have and why you no longer receive dividend warrants? The answer is that the capital market has undergone some digital over-haul and each shareholder is expected to move with the times by getting registered electronically and applying for the receipt of dividends directly paid to his/her bank […]

REGISTERING YOUR BUSINESS WITH THE CAC (CORPORATE AFFAIRS COMMISSION) IN PERSON WITHOUT A PROFESSIONAL

The Corporate Affairs Commission of Nigeria which is saddled with the incorporation and registration of all forms of organisations which may be for-profit (businesses or companies) or not for profit (churches, civil society organisations, NGO [nongovernmental organisations]) opened up its portal for registration of business names by the business owners at a discounted amount. However, […]

Insurance And Flood Damaged Vehicles

INSURANCE AND FLOOD DAMAGED VEHICLES. Climate change, rising temperatures, hurricanes, mud slides and many other natural disasters are happening all over the world. Nigeria has had its fair share of massive floodings in different parts of the country. One of the worst incidents of flooding is the Benue flood of August 27, 2017 which was […]

Domestic Violence in Lagos State

Domestic violence(DV) in plain terms is any form of violence against a person by another in a domestic relationship; either married or not married. This could also be known as intimate-partner violence.  According to the World Health Organization (WHO), intimate partner violence is a behavior by an intimate partner or ex-partner that causes physical, sexual […]

EVANS THE KIDNAPPER By Hon Muideen Olalekan Olagunju Esq

My brother, Adeyemi Sulaiman Abioye SuruLere, asked on his Facebook page yesterday why any lawyer would decide to defend Evans, touted as Nigeria’s most successful kidnapper, in court. Some of the comments under the post range from measured intelligent comments to very ridiculous ones. Some people have taken to the skewed logic that if the […]