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Company Incorporation in Nigeria: A Step by Step Guide

Company Incorporation in Nigeria: A Step by Step Guide

By DIY Law 4 min read
If you are reading this article, it means you are considering incorporating a company. Congratulations! In this…
How to Register your Business Online and Automatically Generate your TIN Number

How to Register your Business Online and Automatically Generate your TIN Number

By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 5 min read
For many entrepreneurs, the cost of registering a business, the administrative bottlenecks involved in the registration…
Your Company Name VS Your Trademark, Do You Know the Difference?

Your Company Name VS Your Trademark, Do You Know the Difference?

By DIY Law 2 min read
Imagine the horrors of another company opening up a business with your company name?  All the hard work, goodwill…
 What You Should Know Before Registering with a Business Name

What You Should Know Before Registering with a Business Name

By DIY Law 2 min read
Most MSMEs in Nigeria are often registered as either Business Names or a Private Limited Liability Companies. The…
Converting your Business Name to a Limited Liability Company

Converting your Business Name to a Limited Liability Company

By DIY Law 1 min read
In 2018, we had a major win as regards policy, when the Nigerian Senate made history by passing the Companies and…
The New Companies And Allied Matters Act For MSMES

The New Companies And Allied Matters Act For MSMES

By DIY Law 3 min read
Following Nigeria's 131st ranking on the annual World Bank's 2020 Doing Business Index, the new Companies and Allied…
5 Steps For Choosing Your Company Name

5 Steps For Choosing Your Company Name

Agadi Nwanyi wanted to register a company and what easily came to mind was Agadi Nwanyi Nig. Ltd,
By DIY Law 1 min read
What to know about registering an NGO in Nigeria

What to know about registering an NGO in Nigeria

Dr Wale had always had a heart for children battling with polio. This isn't entirely surprising as
By DIY Law 2 min read
Company Incorporation - Advantages & Disadvantages

Company Incorporation - Advantages & Disadvantages

By DIY Law 1 min read
Advantages and Disadvantages of Setting up a Private Limited Liability Company

Advantages and Disadvantages of Setting up a Private Limited Liability Company

If you have any plans of taking OPM (Other People's Money) and these other people happen to be
By DIY Law 1 min read
How to appoint a Director

How to appoint a Director

Who is a director? The Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) defines directors as "persons duly
By DIY Law 3 min read
The Advantages of Incorporating your business in Nigeria

The Advantages of Incorporating your business in Nigeria

Starting and running a business is hard. At the very beginning, one of the questions you have to
By DIY Law 4 min read
Business Continuity - When a Co-founder Dies

Business Continuity - When a Co-founder Dies

Jire and Chioma met at the University of Lagos several years ago and became friends. Their
By DIY Law 1 min read