On the 15th of January 2019, the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, released the Nigerian Code of Corporate Governance 2018 (the “2018 Code”). Although the 2018 Code has adopted a voluntary (“adopt and explain”) approach, it is expected that Relevant Entities shall report on the application of the Code in their annual reports for financial year ending after January 1, 2020. Click to find out more on the compliance requirements across the six broad parts of the Code.

Corporate Governance Code Print Edition (pdf).pdf