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Why Invest in Mauritius Webinar

This webinar serves as a prelude to the African Energy Week 2022, which will be held in 18 – 21 October at Cape Town, South Africa

Centurion Law Group  (https://CenturionLG.com) Mauritius and Órama Corporate Services Ltd will be hosting a webinar entitled “Why Invest in Mauritius (https://bit.ly/3fpbayK): The preferred choice of investment destination in Africa and available investment structures to maximize for optimal business advantage”. It is going to be an exciting and informative one, scheduled for…

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    • Nigerian Law Enforcement agencies open investigations on Hawilti and company executives for criminal breach of trust, cheating, defrauding investors scheme
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Nigerian Law Enforcement agencies open investigations on Hawilti and company executives for criminal breach of trust, cheating, defrauding investors scheme

Nigeria is a country of laws and it should not be used by so called foreign investors to extort funds from everyday investors and citizens

We welcome the steps taken by Nigerian authorities to open investigations on Hawilti. Hawilti, Mickael Vogel and other co-conspirators are not above the law. The company’s executives cannot mislead investors, African businesses, and Nigerians with impunity. Some of the investors’ critical information from the CRM databases are being used in partnerships…

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    • The Birth of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited and What it Means for Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry
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The Birth of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited and What it Means for Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry

While the introduction of the NNPCL promises to be advantageous to the country’s energy industry, realistically speaking, there are certain challenges that need to be promptly and properly addressed for the new NNPCL to function effectively and achieve its objectives

Introduction On July 19, 2022, the Nigerian government made an official announcement confirming the complete transformation of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) into NNPC Limited (NNPCL). NNPCL is a brainchild of the Nigerian Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) which was passed into law in August 2021 [1]. The NNPC was…

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Cameroon as an attractive investment destination for choice

Cameroon shares a diverse population of young and old contributing to their investment opportunities and business environment

Cameroon is located in Central Africa. It shares borders with Nigeria, a country spotlight that already exists through our Africa Investment guides. With one of the most urbanized populations in Western Africa, Cameroon shares a diverse population of young and old contributing to their investment opportunities and business environment. As…

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A Just Energy Transition in Africa Requires Energy Banks

Renewable energy sources such as solar, wind, and hydrogen are being promoted as a means of achieving this transition

Africa (https://bit.ly/3ro6oob) is still grappling with the crisis of energy poverty—a problem that is only becoming more acute as a result of a decline in investment and a lack of adequate infrastructure. It is possible that renewable energy sources, despite their widespread availability across the continent, will fall short of meeting…

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    • Ghana as an Investment Destination Following Centurion Law’s New Country Focus Africa Investment Guide
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Ghana as an Investment Destination Following Centurion Law’s New Country Focus Africa Investment Guide

The country has developed into an established business destination for investors seeking a conducive business environment

Ghana is a leading destination for foreign investment in West Africa. Not only does it identify as an increasingly stable governance, but is also the fastest growing economy in the world, according to the World Bank (2020).    As Centurion Law and its network look to put a spotlight on…

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    • Centurion International AG Becomes the First Africa-Focused Firm to List on the German Stock Exchange
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Centurion International AG Becomes the First Africa-Focused Firm to List on the German Stock Exchange

The pan-African firm will now be owned by employees and the public

Centurion International AG has listed on the Open Market of the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange, marking a historic moment for the firm as it moves to enhance international investment and collaboration within Africa’s diverse economy. The pan-African energy advisory and legal services company provides a gateway for investors to participate in…

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Repositioning Africa under the AfCFTA (By Zion Adeoye)

It is projected that under the AfCFTA, extreme poverty will significantly decline across the continent

Zion Adeoye, Managing Director For Centurion Law Group’s AfCFTA Desk Established in 2018, the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), represents perhaps Africa’s biggest opportunity for the next few decades in its battle against poverty of all forms, energy and infrastructure included.  Against the backdrop of the tens of millions…

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Key Changes in the Finance Act 2021 (By Ibrahim Moshood)

An update will be provided when the Act is finally passed by the National Assembly

By Ibrahim Moshood, Associate Introduction On 8 December, the National Assembly received the 2021 Finance Bill (the Bill) for consideration and eventual passage. As a build-on of the 2020 version, the Bill seeks to amend multiple laws such as the; the Capital Gains Act; Stamp Duties Act, Personal Income Tax…

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Investors Initiate Lawsuit against Energy Investment Research Startup Hawilti

Hawilti has fought mightily to keep all data and agreements away from its African investors that financed the operations and the start up

The legal action filed on behalf of investors alleges that Hawilti and its French Citizen Director, Mickael Vogel knowingly deceived investors in 2019 to collect funding for the business without having any intentions of giving out shares. Hawilti has fought mightily to keep all data and agreements away from its…