Open Government Partnership – Nigeria – November 2021

Part 1: Building Political Will for Beneficial Ownership Transparency in Nigeria

Learn how Nigeria is achieving key milestones in beneficial ownership transparency through their engagement in OGP – from gaining political will within key institutions to navigating conversations between government, businesses, and civil society.

OpenStories video featured – Nigeria

From Commitment to Law of the Land: Beneficial Ownership Transparency in Nigeria

Shell companies are often a major enabler of corruption and financial crime. To tackle this, Nigerian reformers in government and civil society came together to establish a registry to disclose the real owners of this companies through OGP. This is how they did it.

Buhari at the OGP Summit 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari Participates at the 2021 OGP Global Summit

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2021 OGP Impact Awards: Nigeria – Beneficial Ownership Transparency

Opacity in Nigeria’s extractives sector has decimated communities, destroyed lives and led to the rise of militancy in oil producing regions. The Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) was passed in 2020 – making it mandatory to disclose persons with…


How Open Government Helps Countries Withstand COVID-19

COVID-19 disrupted the globe in unprecedented ways, forcing people and organizations in all corners of the world to adjust to a new reality. OGP was no exception.