MANDATE OF SCUML

SCUML has the mandate to monitor, supervise and regulate the activities of DNFIs in Nigeria in consonance with the Nigeria’s AML/CFT regime. The DNFIs as defined under section 25 of the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act, 2011 (as amended) are:

  • Dealers in Jewellery
  • Car dealers
  • Dealers in luxury goods
  • Audit firms
  • Tax consultants
  • Clearing and settlement companies
  • Supermarkets
  • Casinos, Pool Betting and lottery businesses
  • Law firms, notaries, and other independent legal practitioners
  • Accountants and Accounting Firms
  • Trust and Company Service Providers
  • Estate Surveyors and Valuers
  • Dealers in precious stones and metals
  • Non-governmental organizations (NGOs, NPOs, FBOs, CSOs)
  • Importers and dealers in cars or any other automobiles
  • Construction companies
  • Consultants and consulting companies
  • Hospitality Industry
  • Real estate agents, Estate developers, Estate Agents and Brokers
  • Mortgage Brokers
  • Dealers in mechanized farming equipments and machineries
  • Practitioners of mechanized farming.