Nigeria Legal System Textbook

Nigeria Legal System Textbook

The author is both a practitioner of the Nigerian legal system and a professor of law. From these two perspectives, it provides a comprehensive introduction to the Nigerian legal system. Topics covered include branches and institutes of the system, functions, classifications, sources, English law, doctrines of justice, laws in England and those extended to Nigeria, Nigerian legislation, precedents, hierarchy of courts, customary law, enforcement of state decisions in customary law and sharia, conflicts between English and customary law. Also covered are the law applicable between different origins, conflicts between Islamic law and customary law, types of courts in Nigeria and their jurisdiction, and legal aid. Key documents are provided: Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Women`s Rights in Africa; Universal Declaration of Human Rights; and African Charter on Human and Peoples` Rights. A valuable explanation of the words and maxims used in the Nigerian legal system and an index. Olong Adefi is a lawyer and advocate at the Supreme Court of Nigeria; and Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, Kogi State University, where he teaches administrative law, commercial law, land law, legal research methods, human rights and the Nigerian legal system. Read instantly in your browser with Kindle Cloud Reader. Law Classifications, Sources of Nigerian Law, The Reception and Application of English Law in Nigeria, Common Law, Resolution of Conflicts Between Laws in Nigeria, Law Interpretation, Courts and Law Personnel, Juvenile Justice in Nigeria, Court Composition, Courts and the Right to a Fair Trial, Other Legal Staff, Overview of Civil Procedure Law in Nigeria, Overview of Criminal Proceedings in Nigeria, Legal Assistance and Advice in Nigeria, The Legal Profession in Nigeria. `); doc.close(); } } this.iframeload = function() { var iframe = document.getElementById(iframeId); iframe.style.display = “; setTimeout(function () { setIframeHeight(initialResizeCallback); }, 20); } function getDocHeight(doc) { var contentDiv = doc.getElementById(“iframeContent”); var docHeight = 0; if(contentDiv){ docHeight = Math.max( contentDiv.scrollHeight, contentDiv.offsetHeight, contentDiv.clientHeight ); } return docHeight; } function setIframeHeight(resizeCallback) { var iframeDoc, iframe = document.getElementById(iframeId); iframeDoc = ((iframe.contentWindow && iframe.contentWindow.document) || iframe.contentDocument); if (iframeDoc) { var h = getDocHeight(iframeDoc); if (h && h != 0) { iframe.style.height = parseInt(h) + `px`; if(typeof resizeCallback == “function”) { resizeCallback(iframeId); } } else if (nTries Use your phone`s camera – scan the code below and download the Kindle app. This book is a comprehensive text that deals with all aspects of the legal method or the Nigerian legal method, which is a study of law, and the methods of law can be used effectively and advantageously to meet the needs of the individual and the state. This book moves the study of legal methods from abstraction to reality and places it in the Nigerian context, in the context of a global application. Starting with an introduction, it contains full chapters on: See more of the author`s books, see similar authors, read author blogs and more Olong Adefi is a lecturer at Kogi State University Faculty of Law, Ayangba, Kogi State, Nigeria and lawyers and lawyers of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.

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