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US$1billion Equity restructuring of Vmobile (now Airtel).

This was approximately a US$1bn acquisition of 65% equity stake in Vmobile (now Airtel) by Celtel Nigeria BV. As transaction adviser to Vmobile, PUC, led by the Senior Partner, negotiated on behalf...


Access Bank Plc. and Intercontinental Bank Plc. Merger

The 2011-2012 merger of  Access Bank Plc and Intercontinental Bank Plc where we acted as solicitors to Intercontinental Bank Plc. This was a notable transaction due to size of the operations o...


Asset hive-down and hive-off corporate restructuring of DOPC.

We are advising DOPC, one of the fastest growing internet service providers (ISP) in Nigeria, in its restructuring exercise involving intended disengagement from part of its wireless loop spectrum-...


US$30,000,000 plantation acquisition by PZ and Wilmar

Representation of Nigeria’s leading consumer-products conglomerate, PZ, and its international agri-business partners in assets acquisitions involving plantation estates located in Cross River...


IPL/Wapic Insurance Plc Merger

Legal Counsel to Intercontinental Properties Limited (IPL), an asset and property management subsidiary of Access Bank Plc, in its on-going merger with Wapic Insurance Plc. In that capacity, we pro...


US$200million Visafone acquisition Bourdex and ITN

Acquisition of Bourdex Communications Limited (Bourdex) and Independent Telephone Network Limited (ITN) and their merger into Visafone Communications Limited, Nigeria’s leading CMDA service p...


US$880million purchase of down assets of Chevron Africa

US$880m financing of the sale and purchase of the downstream assets of Chevron Africa. PUC acted as the sole Lenders’ Counsel to a consortium originally comprising First City Monument Bank Pl...


US$31million Management Buy-Out of CCNN

As Counsel to Damnaz Cement Company Limited (Damnaz), we anchored and concluded the US$31million Management Buy-Out of the majority shares in Cement Company of Nigeria Plc (CCNN”) and Societ&...


Sale of Oceanic Bank Sao Tome

As sole legal Counsel to the recently acquired Oceanic Bank International Plc in respect of the sale of the entire issued share capital of its subsidiary in Sao Tome and Principe to Global Fleet UK...


Sale of Oceanic Bank UK

We advised Oceanic Bank International Plc. in respect of the sale of the entire issued share capital of Oceanic Bank UK Limited, a subsidiary of the recently acquired Oceanic Bank International Plc...


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