Redefining legal-information sourcing and compliance in Africa

Break free of the chaos of finding and complying with African laws and regulations.

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Get immediate answers to your legal questions.

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Break free of the chaos
and uncertainty

Our mission is to source, organise and maintain up-to-date legal information in countries where it's lacking, and make it both accessible and useful to our users.

We achieve this through a combination of high-quality content, a state-of-the-art user digital experience and continuous innovation.

Features

Guidance
  • Practical legal guidance, classified per area of law and sector.
  • 1000+ Q&As per country.
  • Overviews of upcoming reforms and recent developments.
Monitoring and Compliance
  • Registers of applicable laws and regulations per area of law and sector, with all legislation and Bills in English, even in non-English speaking countries.
  • Legal monitoring and alerts according to your preferences.
Actionable Data
  • Create your own reports across jurisdictions or compare information country by country.
  • Intuitive searches with suggestions.
  • Integrate our data with yours or third-party software using our powerful API.
Access Expertise
  • Ask a question or request a clarification and get a direct response.
  • Browse detailed profiles of in-country legal experts.
  • Procure quotes from multiple law firms across countries and easily track your legal procurement.

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COUNTRIES

Enjoy on-the-ground knowledge from the best local firms

Enjoy on-the-ground knowledge that only the best local law firms can bring, yet on a pan-African scale. Our platform is the result of years of trust building with over 150 of Africa’s finest law firms.

Angola
Bahrain
Botswana
Cameroon
Côte d’Ivoire
DRC
Egypt
Eswatini
Ethiopia
Ghana
Kenya
Lesotho
Mauritius
Morocco
Mozambique
Namibia
Nigeria
Oman
Rwanda
Senegal
South Africa
Tanzania
UAE
Uganda
Zambia
Zimbabwe

CONTINUOUSLY GROWING

Our country coverage is constantly expanding. Contact us to find out more.

Benefits

Reduce risk
Have confidence that you understand what's required of you, allowing you to better manage risk.
Anticipate change
Stay on top of legal and regulatory developments with Afriwise's alerts, Bill monitoring, constantly updated Q&As, newsletters, webinars and more.
Enhance governance
Compile and maintain governance-enhancing registers yourself and ensure your compliance systems are underpinned with quality, up-to-date legal information.
Support autonomy
Expand the range of issues and actions you can address internally and reduce your response times.
Control budgets
Reduce external legal spend through access to authoritative answers on a subscription basis and legal-procurement tools.
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Afriwise empowers us to provide high-level advice timely and effectively

Tania Els

Regional General Counsel at Bolloré Transport & Logistics

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Information on official websites is never guaranteed to be correct or recent. Access to primary legislation has proven essential to performant knowledge management.

Ruth Ward

Head Librarian at Webber Wentzel

Read her story
A group of people chatting while walking down a street

With Afriwise, we are able to speed up our turnaround time from months to just a few days. At the same time, we've reduced our external legal spend last year with 45%.

Deborah Momanyi

Legal Officer at The AECF Africa

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Using Afriwise allows me to have an immediate bird's eye view on the regulatory framework of our industry. The automatic alerts keep me on top of any change heading our way to prepare proactively.

Lumka Khaile

Head of Legal for English & Portuguese Speaking Africa at Merck Group

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Our biggest challenge is sourcing and aligning local counsel when doing work on multi-jurisdictional projects. Afriwise empowers us to provide this high-level advice timely and effectively.

Anastasia Posokhov

Former Legal Senior Manager At Deloitte South Africa

Read her story
Businesswoman talking on a mobile phone

Afriwise empowers us to provide high-level advice timely and effectively

Tania Els

Regional General Counsel at Bolloré Transport & Logistics

Two people shaking hands in a conference room

Information on official websites is never guaranteed to be correct or recent. Access to primary legislation has proven essential to performant knowledge management.

Ruth Ward

Head Librarian at Webber Wentzel

Read her story
A group of people chatting while walking down a street

With Afriwise, we are able to speed up our turnaround time from months to just a few days. At the same time, we've reduced our external legal spend last year with 45%.

Deborah Momanyi

Legal Officer at The AECF Africa

Two people going through documents

Using Afriwise allows me to have an immediate bird's eye view on the regulatory framework of our industry. The automatic alerts keep me on top of any change heading our way to prepare proactively.

Lumka Khaile

Head of Legal for English & Portuguese Speaking Africa at Merck Group

Man writing down notes from a tablet

Our biggest challenge is sourcing and aligning local counsel when doing work on multi-jurisdictional projects. Afriwise empowers us to provide this high-level advice timely and effectively.

Anastasia Posokhov

Former Legal Senior Manager At Deloitte South Africa

Read her story
Businesswoman talking on a mobile phone

Afriwise empowers us to provide high-level advice timely and effectively

Tania Els

Regional General Counsel at Bolloré Transport & Logistics

Two people shaking hands in a conference room

Information on official websites is never guaranteed to be correct or recent. Access to primary legislation has proven essential to performant knowledge management.

Ruth Ward

Head Librarian at Webber Wentzel

Read her story
A group of people chatting while walking down a street

With Afriwise, we are able to speed up our turnaround time from months to just a few days. At the same time, we've reduced our external legal spend last year with 45%.

Deborah Momanyi

Legal Officer at The AECF Africa

Two people going through documents

Using Afriwise allows me to have an immediate bird's eye view on the regulatory framework of our industry. The automatic alerts keep me on top of any change heading our way to prepare proactively.

Lumka Khaile

Head of Legal for English & Portuguese Speaking Africa at Merck Group

Man writing down notes from a tablet

Our biggest challenge is sourcing and aligning local counsel when doing work on multi-jurisdictional projects. Afriwise empowers us to provide this high-level advice timely and effectively.

Anastasia Posokhov

Former Legal Senior Manager At Deloitte South Africa

Read her story

The most extensive legal platform on the African continent

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PRODUCTS

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