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Application Requirements for free CAC Business Name Registration for 250,000 Small Businesses In Nigeria

A few weeks ago, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo made it known that there are plans to boost Small businesses in Nigeria. It is tagged CAC/FG business name registration

According to him, one of the APC-led government is to enable SMEs to register their business names free with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC).

It is part of Buhari-led government’s post-Covid-19 Pandemic survival intervention to support micro and small businesses to formalise their businesses.

How many businesses will benefit from free registration?

According to the Federal Government, 250,000 businesses would benefit from free registration.

There would be 6,606 Business Names to be registered for free in each of the states, except Abia, Lagos and Kano. They would have 7,906, 9,084 and 8,406 respectively.

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Who can register

It’s opened for all:

  • Interested Micro and Small Entrepreneurs,
  • Artisans,
  • Craftsmen/Women

What’s the advantage of registering your business with CAC?

If your business is registered with CAC, it becomes a legal entity, as such, you can enjoy the following benefits:

  1. Operate a corporate bank account
  2.  Access to grants,
  3. Access to loans
  4. Enhancing business perception
  5. It helps to institute a structure in business
  6. Access to other forms of funding,

Application Requirements for free CAC Business Name Registration

So you might want to ask: What are the requirements for the free FG/CAC business name registration?

Take along with you the following documents to the registration point in your state of residence to register your business:

  1. Two (2) Passport-sized photographs
  2. Three (3) Proposed Names
  3. Phone Number
  4. Email address
  5. Valid Means of Identification: National ID Card (NIN), Driver’s Licence, International Passport.

State Contact Persons for free CAC Business Name Registration for 250,000 MSMEs

To make the registration easy, the Federal Government released names and phone numbers of contact persons known as aggregators and state focal persons for the free 250,000 FG/CAC business names registration for MSMEs

You can call any of the following under-listed persons in your state of residence to benefit from the free CAC business name registration.

Abia State

Nesochi Alfred-Igbokwe

Phone No: 08123010407

Abuja (FCT)

Adeshinna Agoi

08034069520

Wodi Steven Sunday

GSM: 07019749174

Adamawa State

Ibrahim Mohammed

Mohammed Mustapha Way,

Near Capital School, Jimeta,

Adamawa State

GSM: 08069747512

Anambra State

Nasme Theo Nnorom

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Phoe No: 08033152061

Akwa Ibom State

Bright Law Consult

42, Sanni Ogun Road,

Ikot Ekpene,

Akwa Ibom State

08039113913

Benue State

Mone Nyakan

08138413403

Free CAC Business Name Registration in Bauchi State

There are two points for Bauchi State Contact Persons for free CAC Business Name Registration:

  • Richard Baba Audu

08035769191

  • Industrial Training Fund,

Bauchi Area Office,

Murtala Mohammed Way,

Off Central Bank Round About,

Federal Low-cost Housing Estate,

Bauchi State

Cross River State

ogbeche mcdon kenneth

Shop Rite Plaza Annex,

28, MCC Road, Calabar,

07031525265

iconmcdon@gmail.com

Bayelsa

Ekwomma Harrison Okutukutu

By Damis Junction, Yenagoa,

07034552814

Borno State

Alkali Mohammed Umar

No.1, NHIS Building,

Damboa Road, Maiduguri,

Borno State

07032807091

mualkas58@gmail.com

Delta State

Nasme Frank Obiora

08033885200

Enugu State

Chiemezie Okonyia (CORE EQUITY LIMITED)

No.2, Cemetery Road,

GRA, Enugu,

08134069965

coreequity@gmail.com

Ekiti State

Ipaye Titilola

08164248733

Ebonyi

Flora Ochadu

Phone no: 08122544224

Kwara State

Mubarak Opeyemi

Phone Num: 08148600902

Plateau State

Hajiya Khadija Mudi

08034526707

Industrial Training Fund,

Jos Area Office,

No.1, Kufang Miango Road,

Opposite Maranatha Bible Church,

Kufang, Jos,

Plateau State

Yobe State

Mohammed Saje Jajere

08034243245

mohammedsjajere@gmail.com

Rivers

Felicia Zidougha

No. 10, Pic Green Village Estate,

Akpajo, Portharcourt, Rivers State

08134471316

Jigawa State

Aminu Saleh

08032982133

Ogun State

Opeyemi Olatinwo

07036657855

Imo State

Emeka Geoffrey Nwokorie

Plot 41, Chief Solomon Close,

New Owerri, Beside Ojukwu Library,

Owerri, Imo State

08033461826

Kogi

Hajiya Fatima Musa

Behind Former Federal Pay Office,

New Layout, Kogi State

08036018707

Fmusa6003@gmail.com

Katsina State

Katsina State SMEDAN

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Isah Miqdad

07064607578

Kano State

Mustapha Nasir

  1. 8 Gidan Baban Gwoggo, Unity Road,

Kano

08035686398

Ondo State

Adegboyega Olufunmilola Seun

08138584754

Osun State

OsunState Contact Persons for free CAC Business Name Registration is:

Oluwafunmi Olusegun Akanki

07058027905

Gombe

Muhammad Musa Baba

Sakin Bolari Street,

Gombe,

08138400118

muhammademir2@gmail.com, muhdemir01@yahoo.com

Nasarawa State

Mohd Inuwa Yahaya

Ta’al Model E-Library,

Nasarawa State

07037625935

Oyo State

Abidemi Oseni Oduntan (CORE EQUITY LIMITED)

Suite 58, Adebayo Shopping Complex, Adex Bus Stop,

Along Monatan Iwo Road, Ibadan,

08099990741

coreequity@gmail.com

Niger State

Hon. Danjuma Mani

Na Muye Transport Service,

Opposite Newsline Tunga, Minna,

08036002690

Lagos State

Timothy Asobele Emmanuel Dare

07087759673, 08167488754

Edo

Uziewe Nelson Enakeno

6 Ero Drive, Off Maho Street,

Off Ekewan Road,

Benin City

08035353587

Taraba

Abdulrazaq Mohammed Nuhu

No.13, Hammaruwa Way,

Brothers Filling Station,

Adjacent MTN Head Office, Jalingo,

08038772005

abdulmaiharka@gmail.com

Kaduna State

iBase Technologies LTD

Suite 1 2nd Floor, Imam House,

Ahmadu Bello Way,

Kaduna State

08032846128

Sokoto

Mustapha Abubakar Alkali

Sokoto North Senatorial District, ,

Garba Duba Road,

08025327960

Free CAC Business Name Registration in Kebbi State

Kama’Aiki Computers

Go Slow Road,

Nasarawa,

Birnin Kebbi,

08037133071

Zamfara State

Shehu Jari Abubakar Yarima Quarters,

Kaura Namoda,

Zamfara State

07066572766

When is the closing date?

The registration started on October 19, 2020. FG or CAC is yet to release an official closing date for the free registration.

Since there are limited spaces for the opportunity, we urge you to take action immediately

 

 

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