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CAC Issues New Certificate Of Registration to NYCN, Reconstitutes Its BoT

The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has issued the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) with a new certificate of registration and reconstitute the new...

Covid-19: Can Public Companies hold Virtual Shareholders Meeting under Nigerian Law? – Elvis E....

Introduction With social distancing and restriction of movement occasioned by Covid-19, many public companies whose Annual General Meetings (AGMs) are due are at a loss...

Covid- 19: Crritical Review of CAC Guidelines on Holding Annual General Meetings of...

Introduction On March 26, 2020, the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) issued guidelines on holding Annual General Meeting (AGM) by Public Companies in view of the...

Managing Conflicts of Interest in the Boardroom

A conflict of interest is a situation in which an individual has competing interests or loyalties.  It involves a situation where an individual is involved in...

Boardroom Theatrics: Moving from Hard to Soft Board Packs (II)

Board meetings and paperwork have always gone hand in hand. Each meeting needs a large bundle of paperwork, traditionally known as a board pack....

Boardroom Theatrics: Moving from Hard to Soft Board Packs

We had spent the last sixty days putting together the board packs for the 28th Board Meeting of the Company. Our nightmares started from...

Boardroom Theatrics: The Company Secretary in the Board Room

The status and role of a company secretary has often been misunderstood even by Company Secretaries themselves. The misunderstanding dates back to an old...