Omolade Afonja

Intermediate Associate

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Omolade is the team lead for the firm’s ICT Team, providing regular advice on Techlaw,
regulatory compliance, and general commercial transactions. Her expertise encompasses
advising foreign and local fintech companies, gaming companies, data centers, etc, on
navigating the Nigerian payments system, addressing regulatory compliance issues, and
facilitating financing.
With substantial experience in general corporate commercial matters, Omolade has
successfully negotiated a major concession between a private company and a State
Government. She also provided guidance to a foreign technology company on
establishing operations within a free zone, and advised a company on issuance of foreign
digital assets to Nigerians. Additionally, she played a key role in negotiating a Meter
Service Provider Agreement between a major local meter manufacturer and eight
Distribution Companies in Nigeria.
Her professional qualifications include a BL from Nigeria Law School in 2017.
Omolade’s academic qualifications consist of a B.A in Combined Hons from the
University of Ibadan in 2009, an LLB from the University of Lagos in 2016.

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