Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission

Babatunde Irukera

Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
Chief Executive

Babatunde Irukera is the Chief Executive of the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, FCCPC (formerly Consumer Protection Council). He started overseeing the transition and operationalisation of the Commission since January 30, 2019, when the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Act was enacted. He is responsible for the daily management and leadership of the Commission in fulfilling its mandate to promote market competition, protect consumers and secure remedies when consumer rights are violated. He co-authors the Nigerian chapters in a range of competition/antitrust related widely regarded international publications. Babatunde was admitted to practice law before the Supreme Court of Nigeria in 1990, and before the Washington State Supreme Court in 1996.

Linked authors

New York University
Centre for Competition, Regulation and Economic Development (CCRED)
CRA International (Brazil)
Competition Tribunal of South Africa (Pretoria)
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