Criminal Law

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Local Titles of Law Books in Nigeria that deals on Criminal Law.


Criminal law and procedure in Nigeria by Ademola Yakubu; A Toriola Oyewo Publisher: Lagos : Malthouse Press, 2000.

Okonkwo and Naish on criminal law in Nigeria by C O Okonkwo; Michael E Naish Publisher: London : Sweet & Maxwell ; Agincourt, Ont. : Carswell Co. [distributor], 1980.

The criminal law and procedure of the southern states of Nigeria by T Akinola Aguda; Lionel Brett, Sir Publisher: London : Sweet & Maxwell, 1982.

Introduction to the criminal law of Nigeria, excluding the northern region by R Y Hedges Publisher: London, Sweet & Maxwell, 1962.
Brett and McLean’s The Criminal law and procedure of the six southern states of Nigeria by Lionel Brett, Sir; Ian McLean; C O Madarikan; T Akinola Aguda; Nigeria Publisher: London : Sweet & Maxwell, 1974.

Cases on the criminal law, procedure and evidence of Nigeria : (excluding the North) by C O Okonkwo; Ian McLean Publisher: London : Sweet & Maxwell ; Lagos : African Universities P., 1966

Criminal procedure in Nigeria : law and practice by Oluwatoyin Doherty Publisher: London : Blackstone, 1990.

Criminal law reports of Nigeria by Nigeria. Supreme Court.; Nigeria. Court of Appeal.

History and sources of Nigerian criminal law by A G Karibi-Whyte Publisher: Ibadan : Spectrum Law Pub., 1993

Evidence in Nigerian criminal law by W H Dean; Frank Leonard Bunn; Nigeria. Publisher: London, Sweet & Maxwell, 1964.

Criminal law in Nigeria by Vincent Akpotaire Publisher: [Lagos, Akure] : Sylva Publications, 1999.

Criminal law & procedure in Nigeria. Volumes I & II,by Sonia Akinbiyi Publisher: [Nigeria] : Kofo-Davids Graphics, ©2009

Reforming criminal law in Nigeria by Joseph B Daudu; A O Adekunle; Nigerian Bar Association Publisher: [Nigeria] : Nigerian Bar Association, 2012.

The Nigerian criminal law by Peter A Ocheme Publisher: Kaduna, Nigeria : Liberty Publications, 2006.
Nigerian criminal law by E S Edeko Publisher: [Benin City, Nigeria] : [Tide Publishers], ©2003.

Criminal law in Nigeria : specific offences by Vincent Akpotaire Publisher: Akure, Ondo State : Sylva Publications, 1999


An introduction to Nigerian criminal law  by Muhammed Tawfiq Ladan Publisher: Zaria : Ahmadu Bello University Press, ©1990.
Criminal appeal cases by Nigeria. Supreme Court.; Nigeria. Court of Appeal. Publisher: Ibadan [Nigeria] : St. Paul’s Pub. House, [2004]-

Groundwork of Nigerian criminal law by A G Karibi-Whyte Publisher: Lagos : Nigerian Law Publications, [1986]

Reshaping our criminal law by A G Karibi-Whyte Publisher: [Nigeria] : Uniben Press, [1990]

Practical approach to criminal law defences by E O Obere Publisher: [Benin City, Nigeria] : [Idodo Umeh Publishers], [200-?]


Layman’s guide to criminal law and anti-corruption law by A A Kolajo Publisher: Ibadan : Spectrum Books Ltd., 2002.

Principles of criminal liability in Nigerian law by T Akinola Aguda Publisher: [Ibadan] : Ibadan University Press, 1965.

An accused person’s rights in Nigerian criminal law by D O Adesiyan Publisher: Ibadan : Heinemann Educational Books (Nigeria), 1996.
Criminal law of Lagos State : cases & commentaries by ‘Jide Olakanmi & Co.; Publisher: Abuja [Nigeria] : LawLords Publications, 2013.
A handbook of criminal law and procedure through cases by Layi Babatunde Publisher: Lagos : Lawbreed, 2003

Unification and reform of criminal laws and procedure codes of Nigeria by Yemi Osinbajo; Publisher: Lagos : Malthouse Press, 1990.
Nigerian law of the press under the Constitution and the criminal law

by Gani Fawehinmi Publisher: Lagos, Nigeria : Nigerian Law Publications, 1987.


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We present some Law Textbooks on Criminal Law written by Foreign Authors for your review.


Foreign Titles

Criminal law by Jonathan Herring Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

Criminal law by Claire De Than; Russell Heaton Publisher: Oxford,United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, [2013]

Criminal law by Michael Jefferson Publisher: Harlow : Pearson, 2013.

The constitution of the criminal law by Antony Duff; Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2013.

Criminal law : the fundamentals by Christina McAlhone; Natalie Wortley Publisher: London : Sweet & Maxwell, 2013

Positive obligations in criminal law by Andrew Ashworth Publisher: Oxford ; Portland, OR : Hart Publishing, [2013]

Fletcher’s essays on criminal law by George P Fletcher; Russell L Christopher Publisher: OXford [UK] ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.


Treatise on international criminal law. 1, Foundations and general part by Kai Ambos Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2013.

Introduction to international criminal law by M Sharīf Basyūnī Publisher: Leiden : M. Nijhoff, 2013.

Criminal law : a desk reference by Paul Bergman Publisher: Berkeley, California : Nolo, 2014. ©2013

Rape and international criminal law by I Piccolo Publisher: The Hague, The Netherlands : International Courts Association, [2013

Prevention and the limits of the criminal law by Andrew Ashworth; Lucia Zedner; Patrick Tomlin; Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2013

A primer on criminal law and neuroscience : a contribution of the law and neuroscience project by Stephen J Morse; Adina L Roskies; John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2013.;

The criminal law handbook: know your rights, survive the system by Paul Bergman; Sara J Berman-Barrett Publisher: Berkeley, California : Nolo, 2013. ©2013


History and Sources of Nigerian Criminal Law   by Karibi – Whyte, A.G. Ibadan: Spectrum Books Limited, 1993.

Criminal Law in Nigeria 2nd ed by Okonkwo, C. O., Okonkwo and Naish., Ibadan: Spectrum Books Limited, 1990.

Criminal Responsibilities and Defences under the Nigerian Law  by Ola C.S. Lagos: CSS Ltd., 2001.

Mens rea in Statutory Offences in Nigeria by Ola, C.S.  Lagos: Malthouse Press, 1990.


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