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2005-2006 Banks Recapitalization

During the recapitalization of banks in 2005-2006, PUC served as advisers to three successfully recapitalized banks and worked with them through the various processes of mergers and equity-raising ...


Emergence of Unity Bank Plc

We were principal legal consultants in the merger of First Interstate Bank Plc, Intercity Bank Plc, Tropical Commercial Bank Plc, Center Point Bank Plc and Pacific Bank Limited which produced Unity...


Union Bank of Nigeria 2005 Public Offer and Right Issue
We were joint solicitors to Union Bank of Nigeria Plc in its highly successful 2005 Public Offer of 1,105,137,778 Ordinary Shares and Right Issue of 894,862,222 Ordinary Shares.

As solicito...

Unity Bank Plc Right Issue

PUC acted jointly with the law firm of Abdullahi Ibrahim & Co as Solicitors to Unity Bank Nigeria Plc for its 2010 23,928,142,026 (Twenty Three Billion, Nine Hundred and Twenty Eight Million, O...


DAMNAZ acquisition of Societe Nigerienne Cimenteries S.A

We acted as solicitors to Damnaz Cement Company Limited (Damnaz), one of the fastest-growing cement manufacturers in Nigeria in the acquisition of majority shareholdings in Societe Nigerienne Cimen...


Private Placement - 138,235,652 Ordinary Shares of a Company

We were solicitors to a publicly quoted and leading diversified, food-focused, consumer products/services Nigerian conglomerate in its capitalisation exercise via a private placement bid.  The...


Access Bank N100Billion (approx. USD666,666,667) Bond Issue and N70 Billion (approx. USD466,666,667) Global Depository Receipts Offshore Placement

We were also joint solicitors to the trustee for the Access Bank N100 billion Bond Issue in 2009. Our role, in that capacity, included assisting and working with the financial advisors to develop a...


Zenon v. Chevron Oil Nigeria PLC

PUC in 2009 successfully represented a consortium of Six (6) Banks (“the Consortium”) comprising of Bank PHB, Zenith Bank, Fidelity Bank Plc, First City Monument Bank, Union Bank and Oc...


Cecilia Oloyede v. Securities and Exchange Commission

This action was commenced by a shareholder of Chevron Nigeria Limited seeking to challenge the transfer of 60% equity in its business interest   to  MRS Holdings Limited on the groun...




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