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APR 2021 NEWS Aluko & Oyebode


Aluko & Oyebode in collaboration with Webber Wentzel hosted a webinar on Regulation of Cryptocurrency: Necessity or Overreach (A Nigerian and South African Perspective). Discussions centred around:

  • Cryptocurrency Regulation Landscape in Nigeria: From SEC’s perspective
  • South African Cryptocurrency Market: What works
  • Crypto Safety and Role in Global Economy
  • Acceptance of Digital Currency
  • Recommendations on Suitable Regulatory Framework for the Cryptocurrency Market in Nigeria


  • Okey Umeano – Head, Office of the Chief Economist, Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria
  • Oludare Senbore – Partner, Aluko & Oyebode
  • Seshree Govender – Senior Associate, Webber Wentzel
  • Chuta Chimezie – Founder/Coordinator, Blockchain Nigeria User Group


  • Ina Arome – Senior Associate, Aluko & Oyebode