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Infastructure Fund Investment Policy Statement

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

This policy provides a framework for the management of Nigeria’s Infastructure Fund, outlining the guideline for executive management as well as the objectives, risk tolerance and constraints of the fund.

Nigeria 2019 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Nigeria Automotive Industry Development Plan, 2014

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

This document highlights government strategic plan for the growth and development of the automotive industry in Nigeria. The strategic encompases industrial infrastructure, skills development, standards, invesment promotion and vehicle purchase scheme.

Nigeria 2014 Trade, Industry, and Investment

ECOWAS Investment Policy

ECOWAS, Nigeria

This goal of this policy is harmonize the legal, regulatory and institutional framework of member state to foster economic growth and integration in the region. Strategic actions include liberalization of trade and investment in member state, increase protection for investors, transparency of investment laws and regulations, and cooperation among member states.

Nigeria 2018 Trade, Industry, and Investment

ECOWAS Common Investment Code

ECOWAS, Nigeria

The purpose of this code is to harmonize legal and institutional framework for all investment activities in the region thereby fostering investment, sustainable development as well as attract foreign direct investment and to promote trade and investment relation in the region.

Nigeria 2018 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Companies and Allied Matters Act, 2020

Ministry of Justice, Nigeria

This Act repeals the Companies and Alied Matters Act, 1990, laws of the federation of Nigeria, 2004 and enacts the Companies and Allied Matters Act, 2020 to provide for the incorporation of companies, limited liability partnerships, limited partnerships, registration of business names together with incorporation of trustees of certain communities, bodies association. It’s primary objective is to improve Nigeria’s ease of doing business.

Nigeria 2020 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Companies Income Tax (Significant Economic Presence) Order, 2020

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

The Order defines the concept of “Significant Economic Presence” as it relates to the taxation of non-resident companies under the Companies Income Tax Act (CITA) as amended by the Finance Act, 2019.

Nigeria 2020 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Raw Materials Research and Development Council Act

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

This is an Act to establish a council known as The Raw Materials Research and Development Council to develop local raw materials and co-ordinate research efforts especially in relation to raw materials acquisition, exploitation, conservation and development. The functions of the Council shall be to draw up policy guidelines and action programmes on raw materials acquisition, exploitation and development) to review from time to time, raw material resources availability and utilisation with a view to advising the Federal Government on the strategic implication of depletion, conservation or stock-piling of such resources, to encourage publicity of research findings and other information relevant to local sourcing of industries etc.

Nigeria 1987 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Copra (Inspection for Export) Regulations.

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

These regulations provide rules for the storage, sealing, packing, handling and inspection of copra destined for exportation. Where copra inspected, graded, sealed and marked for export by the Produce Inspection Service of any State is delivered at any port for shipment, officers of the Federal Produce Inspection Service shall conduct check-tests on the batch. Copra lots may be condemned or be made subject to treatment by fumigation.

Nigeria 1979 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Produce (Enforcement Of Export Standards) Act

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

An Act to make provision for the inspection of commodities for export from Nigeria at ports of shipment, for the purpose of enforcement of grades and standards of quality in respect of such commodities, and for matters incidental to the execution of the powers conferred by this act. It establishes The Produce Inspection Board and provides for the control of produce destined for exportation. The act shall apply to the produce described in the first schedule to this act. The board shall have advisory functions towards the Minister and states of The Federation. The act also empowers the Minister to make emergency orders for the control in Lagos of pests affecting produce. Where any produce is found within Lagos to be infested or suspected to be infested with any pest, a produce officer may make such order as he may deem necessary for the treatment of such pest. The act also defines wrongful grading of produce to be an offence.

Nigeria 1959 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Consumer Protection Council Act

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

An Act to provide for the establishment of the Consumer Protection Council and for matters connected therewith. The functions of the Council are to provide speedy redress to consumers’ complaints through negotiation, mediation and conciliation, seek ways and means of removing or eliminating from the market hazardous products and causing offenders to replace such products with safer and more appropriate alternatives, publish, from time to time, the list of products the consumption and sale of which have been banned, withdrawn, severally restricted or not approved by the Federal Government or foreign governments, cause an offending company, firm, trade, association or individual to protect, compensate, and provide relief and safeguards to injured consumers or communities from adverse effects of technologies that are inherently harmful, injurious, violent or highly hazardous, and organise and undertake campaigns and other forms of activities as will lead to increased public consumer awareness.

Nigeria 1992 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Commodity Boards Act.

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

An Act to dissolve The Nigerian Produce Marketing Company Limited and all the states marketing boards and, in their place, set up six new commodity boards to which certain staff and assets of the dissolved company and boards are to be transferred. It establishes six corporate bodies: the Nigerian Cocoa Board, the Nigerian Groundnut Board, the Nigerian Cotton Board, the Nigerian Palm Produce Board, the Nigerian Rubber Board and the Nigerian Grains Board.

Nigeria 1977 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Export Produce (Federal Powers) Act

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

This is an Act to confer sundry powers in relation to certain produce intended for export. The minister for the time being charged with responsibility for external trade may, from time to time, make regulations prescribing grades and standards of quality for any produce intended for export, not being produce for export purchased by the relevant commodity board.

Nigeria 1961 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Public Enterprises (Privatisation and Commercialisation) Order, 2004.

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

This order, made under the Public Enterprises (Privatisation and Commercialisation) Act, provides that 51 percent of Government shares in enterprises to be privatised may be offered to core investors and that 10 percent of the shares to be offered to the public may be reserved for staff of the enterprises to be privatised.

Nigeria 2004 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Secured Transactions in Movable Assets Act, 2017 Explanatory Memoradum

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

An Act to provide for secured transactions, registration and regulation of security interests in movable assets; and for related matters. The objectives of the act are to enhance financial inclusion in Nigeria, stimulate responsible lending to micro, small and medium Enterprises, facilitate access to credit secured with movable assets and establish a collateral registry and provide for its operations.

Nigeria 2017 Trade, Industry, and Investment

National Sugar Development Council Act Explanatory Memorandum

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

This Act seeks to amend the National Sugar Development Council Act to abolish the ten per cent surcharge on sugar imports and make provisions for alternate funding of the existing National Sugar Development Council.

Nigeria 2015 Trade, Industry, and Investment

Administration (Real Estate) Law.

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

This is a law relating to the Administration of real estate in the case of intestacy.

Nigeria 1971 Trade, Industry, and Investment

NAFDAC Pesticide Registration Regulations 2019

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nigeria

These regulations apply to the registration of all pesticides that are manufactured, imported, exported, advertised, sold, distributed or used in Nigeria. The document emphasizes that no pesticide shall be manufactured, formulated, imported, exported, advertised, sold, distributed or used in Nigeria unless it has been registered in accordance with the provisions of these regulations, no person to whom a certificate of registration has been issued under these regulations shall lend, hire, sell, transfer or otherwise dispose of the certificate of registration to any other person without the approval of the Agency.

Nigeria 2019 Trade, Industry, and Investment