US Court Finds Jurisdiction To Decide Zhongshan’s Petition To Enforce USD 70 Million Arbitral Award Against Nigeria

By Diego Luis Alonso Massa, 8 February 2023

On 26 January 2023, the US District Court for the District of Columbia decided to dismiss the Federal Republic of Nigeria’s motion to deny Chinese firm Zhongshan Fucheng Industrial Investment Co., Ltd.’s petition to enforce its USD 70 million arbitral award against Nigeria....