CROSS-BORDER TRANSACTIONS: KEY LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS FROM A NIGERIAN PERSPECTIVE

Today, our world operates as a global village with businesses increasingly embracing cross-border transactions to expand their horizons and seize global opportunities. Businesses are now less likely to be confined to territorial borders; they now continuously assess economic feasibility and venture into new territories exploring business development opportunities to fuel their growth. However, navigating these cross-border transactions entails a multitude of legal intricacies that demand thorough analysis to mitigate risks particularly due to the peculiarity in laws when dealing with different jurisdictions.

Empowering Change: Italy’s G7 Presidency Champions Energy Transformation in 2024

In 2024, Italy, under the leadership of Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni, took over the G7 presidency from Japan, inheriting a global stage fraught with challenges and opportunities. One of the most significant initiatives of Italy’s presidency is its focus on “Energy Transformation,” particularly in relation to Africa. This strategic direction aims to foster economic stability…

Africa’s Energy Evolution: Embracing Natural Gas for a Balanced Energy Transition

As Africa stands at the crossroads of an energy revolution, the spotlight turns to ‘Natural Gas’ as a pivotal element in steering the continent towards a sustainable future. The recent collaboration on the large-scale LNG project in South Africa’s Mpumalanga province exemplifies a significant leap in harnessing natural gas for Africa’s just energy transition. This…