Foreign Investment

We advise on the procedures for the transfer of foreign equity holdings and technology
into the country. We prepare international joint venture agreements, and in some cases
share option agreements for financiers of joint ventures, shareholders’
agreements, and other documentation relevant to help structure the take-off of the
investors commercial venture.

We provide investment consultancy services to foreign investors on how to set up
businesses in Nigeria. Our services extend to preparing due diligence reports,
procurement of Expatriate quotas, preparation and registration of technical and
management services agreements with the National Office of Technology Acquisition and
Promotion (NOTAP).

We provide legal advice to companies seeking to establish a presence in Free Zone areas
in Nigeria and facilitate the process of obtaining free zone approvals from the Nigeria
Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) through collaborations with approved
agencies.

We also provide legal advice on tax and other fiscal incentives available in Nigeria for the
potential investor, and help process the grant of such incentives by relevant government
bodies.