Workers’ Union Shuts Down SEC Headquarters Over Gwarzo’s Planned Resumption

The management, staff and stakeholders of the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) were prevented from accessing its Abuja headquarters on Monday morning, as members of its branch of the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN), locked offices, in protest over last Friday’s ruling of the National Industrial Court (NIC) discharging suspended Director-General, Mounir Gwarzo of a five-count charge.


Mounir Gwarzo Files Charges At Industrial Court For Reinstatement

Following his suspension as the Director General of the Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by the Minister of Finance, on 27th November 2017, Mounir Haliru Gwarzo has filed charges at the Nigerian Industrial Court against the following parties; the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mrs Kemi Adeosun the Honourable Minister of Finance and the […]


My Suspension Was Done In Bad-Fate—Mounir Gwarzo

…Suspension is in order because he breached Public Rules…Adeosun Embattled Director General of the Securities  and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr. Mounir Gwarzo has described his suspension by the minister of finance,  Mrs. Kemi Adeosun from the Commission, as one done in bad fate. Gwarzo made this submission on Tuesday at the hearing being conducted by […]

SEC to strengthen corporate governance, enforcement

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the country’s apex capital market regulator, has launched a major amendment to Nigeria’s Code of Corporate Governance for public companies. The code will empower the Commission to sanction companies that fail to comply with its directives. The new amendment is expected to remove the persuasive provision that entitles companies to […]

SEC determined to raise market participation – Gwarzo

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has expressed its determination to raise the participation of retail investors in the Nigerian Capital market as that is one of the critical ways of deepening the market. Director General of SEC, Mounir Gwarzo stated this when the Management of the Commission visited the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) on an advocacy visit on […]

SEC seeks Collaboration on Master Plan

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has sought the collaboration of media organizations in the country to ensure effective implementation of the Capital Market Ten Year Master Plan. Director General of SEC Nigeria, Mounir Gwarzo said this Tuesday during a meeting with Management of Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), in Abuja. The DG said a successful […]