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List of Civil Law Seminar Topics for Students in Nigeria


  • Judicial Attitude To Homicide In Nigeria

  • An Appraisal Of Legal And Institutional Framework For Combating Corruption In Nigeria

  • Effect Of Ouster Clauses On The Right Of Access To Court In Nigeria

  • Farmers And Herdsmen Clashes; Bolstering Agricultural Development Through The Instrumentality Of Law

  • A Legal Examination Of The Role Of Taxation In Revenue Generation And Economic Development In Nigeria

  • The Role Of United Nations Educational Scientific And Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) In The Protection Of Human Rights In Nigeria

  • Critical Review Of The Rights Of The Displaced Persons In The Course Of Natural Disasters In Nigeria

  • Appraising America And Nigeria Counterterrorism Mechanism

  • Absence Of Codification Of Medical Negligence The Law

  • Hate Crime: The Underlying Cause Of Perpetual Insurgency In Nigeria (A Case Study Of Bornu State)

  • The Imperatives Of International Criminal Tribunals And International Criminal Court On Crime Of Genocide

  • International Conflict Resolution And The Challenges Of Peace Making In Africa (A Study Of North East Nigeria)

  • Nigeria Roles In The Development Of International Organization In Africa; A Case Study Of ECOWAS

  • Issues And Challenges In Alienation Of Family Land Holding In Nigeria

  • Testate And Intestate Succession Under Nigeria Customary Law

  • The Role Of United Nations And Regional Organizations In Resolving Disputes In International Law; A Case Study Of Congo

  • A Critical Appraisal Of Legitimacy And Legitimation Under Nigerian Family Law

  • Enforceability Of Age Limit For Marriage In Nigeria

  • Drug Abuse And Babcock University Students: The Implication On Educational Development In Nigeria

  • The Role Of African Union (AU) In Conflict Resolution

  • Impact Of The Judicial Interpretation Of Repugnancy Doctrine On The Customary Laws And Customary Practices In Nigeria

  • African-Europe Irregular Migration: The Role Of States And The African Union

  • The Decision Of The Supreme Court Case Of Ukeje V. Ukeje In Relation To Igbo Customary Law

  • Do Judges Make Law? (A Cursory Look At The Recurring Question)

  • The Law Of Succession Under The Nigerian Customary Law

  • A Critical Analysis Of Presumptions In Relation To The Law Of Evidence

  • The Role Of Non-Governmental Organization In The Promotion And Protection Of Human Rights In Nigeria

  • The Legal Effects Of Corruption On The Nigerian Judiciary

  • The Significance Of Injunctions In The Dispensation Of Justice In Nigeria

  • Possession as Means of Proof of Ownership In Nigeria

  • Offence Of Adoption: Law And Policy In The Nigeria Legal System

  • An Appraisal Of The Enforcement Of Human Rights Under The Fundamental Rights (Enforcement Procedure) Rules 2009 In Nigeria

  • The Regional Cooperation And Economic Development Of ECOWAS Member States

  • Law And Economic Growth

  • Egbase V Oriareghan (1985); Effect Of Non Est Factum On Contract

  • The Social Media And The Clamour For Security Sector Reforms In Nigeria Between 2015 And 2019

  • Critical Appraisal Of The Relevancy And Admissibility Of Electronically Generated Evidence In Nigeria

  • The Nigeria And Argentina Criminal Law; A Comparative Analysis

  • Terrorism And Its Implications On Food Security In The 21st Century (North Eastern Nigeria As A Case Study)

  • An Appraisal Of International Crimes And The Operations Of The International Criminal Court

  • The Role Of Female Participation In Political Development In Akwa-Ibom Between The Year 2010-2020

  • An Examination Of Laws And Procedures Regulating Trade Dispute In Nigeria

  • Rights And Obligation Of Parties Under The Contract Of Carriage Of Goods By Sea

  • Confessional Statement Utility In Criminal Trials (An Overview)

  • Will; A Comparative Analysis Under Common And Islamic Laws

  • Women Empowerment And Political Participation In Nigeria: Appraising Sustainable Development Goals (SDG Five)

  • Legal Remedies For Victims Of Environmental Pollution In Nigeria

  • An Examination Of Corruption Under The Nigeria Criminal Law

  • The Role Of Intellectual Property (IP) Law In The Growth Of Small And Medium Enterprises (SMEs) In Nigeria

  • An Appraisal Of The Ascertainment Of Applicable Law Of Torts In Conflict Of Laws

  • The UNDP And Economic Diversification Programmes In Nigeria: A Critical Analysis On Buhari’s Administration

  • The Framework Of Economic And Human Rights Under The ECOWAS Treaty; A Case Study Of Implementation In Nigeria

  • A Critique On The Doctrine Of Pre-Action Notice In Nigeria

  • Juvenile Justice Administration In Nigeria

  • A Contemporary Overview Of The Right To Succession Under Nigeria Customary Law

  • Protection And Redress For Victims Of Crime In Nigeria

  • The Legal And Institutional Framework For The Operation Of Deposit Insurance Scheme In Nigeria

  • A Legal Appraisal Of The Electric Power Sector Reforms In Nigeria

  • Non-Governmental Organisations And Child Marriage In Nigeria

  • Competence And Compellability; Is Child Evidence Admissible

  • An Assessment Of Islamic Law As Customary Law Viz A Viz The Supreme Court Ruling In Alkamawa V Bello And Anor

  • Customary Succession Law In Modern Ibo Land; Judicial And Legislative Dimension In Focus

  • Women In Politics (A Review Of Common And Islamic Law Provision)

  • Provocation As A Defence To Criminal Liability; The Nigerian Perspective

  • A Holistic Appraisal Of The Concept Of Trust Under The Nigerian Jurisprudence

  • Locus Standi As An Obstacle To Environmental Justice In Nigeria

  • Administration Of Justice In Nigerian Courts; Problems And Prospects

  • Malicious Prosecution Under The Nigerian Law

  • The Legal Perspective To Capital Reconstruction Of Banks In Nigeria

  • An Appraisal Of The Impact Of Gender Equality On Women’s Right To Work Outside Matrimonial Home In Islamic Law

  • A Critical Appraisal Of Election Laws In Nigeria

  • Duties And Position Of Company Directors Under Nigerian Company Law

  • Protection Of The Rights Of Individuals In Armed Conflict Situation: A Comparative Analysis Of Islamic And International Humanitarian Laws

  • The Legal Framework For The Protection Of Women’s Rights In Nigeria

  • The Principle Of Inheritance Under The Customary And Islamic Law

  • Marital Rights And Obligations In Islamic Law; A Critical Analysis Of It’s Practice In Northern Nigeria

  • Appraising The Role Of Multinational Joint Task Force And Combating Boko Haram In Nigeria 2015-2019

  • The Roles Of International Agencies In Environmental Security And Health Awareness In The Niger Delta (2010-2019)

  • Nigerian Muslim Women And Gender Right: An Appraisal 2010 – 2017

  • An Appraisal Of The Legal And Institutional Frame Work On Food Sufficiency In Nigeria

  • The Prerequisites Of A Valid Will; A Critical Analysis

  • Domestic Violence Against Women In Nigeria Experience

  • Attitude Of The Judiciary Towards Admissibility Of Confessional Statement

  • The Legal Consequences Of Retraction Of Confessional Statement Under Evidence Act 2011

  • Trust Property; A Legal Link Between Trust Property And Trustee Under The Nigerian Legal System

  • Glass Ceiling And It’s Implications On Women Economic Empowerment In Lagos State, Nigeria

  • Peace Building Initiatives And Insecurity Concerns In Nigeria With Particular Reference To The North-East Experience In Relation To National Security

  • Tortious Liability Of Medical Practitioners In Nigeria; An Appraisal

  • International Law And Crime Against Humanity In Africa: A Case Study Of Dafur

  • The Role Of Inter-Governmental Action Group Against Money Laundering And Terrorist Financing In West Africa (GIABA) In Combating Money Laundering And Terrorist Financing Under The ECOWAS Community

  • Uty Care; Its Implication To The Medical Professional In Nigeria

  • The Role Of The Public Complaints Commission In Protecting Worker’s Rights Against Administrative Injustice And Maladministration In Nigeria

  • Assessment Of The Effectiveness Of Criminal Law In Restoring Rape Victims’ Rights In Lagos State

  • Duty Of Care; It’s Implications To The Medical Profession In Nigeria

  • The Existence Of Active Constant Laws And Sanctions Against Domestic Violence In Nigeria: A Mere Puff

  • An Evaluation Of Intellectual Property Rights Of The Film Industry And Its Implication On Socio-Economic Development In Nigeria (2014-2019)

  • Critical Appraisal On Opinion Evidence

  • A Critique Of The Effect Of Land Use Act On Legal Mortgages In Nigerian Financial Institutions

  • A Survey On The Aftercare Service And Reintegration Of Ex-Convicts In Nigeria

  • The Not Too Young To Run Act And Youth Political Participation: An Appraisal On The 2019 Presidential Election

  • A Study Of Customary Land Law And Tenure Practices Of Six Communities Of The Lower Benue River Valley Of Nigeria

  • Ownership And Control Of Mineral Resources Under The Shariah And Nigerian Statute (A Comparative Analysis)

  • Analysis Of The Right Of Access To Information Under Nigerian Law

  • Repugnancy Doctrine; An Attempt To Destroy Or Preserve Customary Law

  • Enforcement Of Human Right Norms In Environmental Protection In Nigeria

  • The Role Of African Union (A.U.) In Promoting Peace And Security In Africa

  • An Examination Of The Legal Framework For Combating Human Trafficking In Nigeria

  • Fair Use And Fair Dealing; An Analysis Of Copyright Law In Nigeria

  • Critical Appraisal Of The Concept Of Insider Trading Under Nigerian Company Law

  • Appraisal Of Judicial Reforms Towards An Efficient Administration Of Justice In Nigeria

  • The Use Of Child Soldiers In Armed Conflict As War Crime Under International Law

  • Appraisal Of America And Nigeria In Countering Terrorism

  • Criminology; Socio-Psychological Effect Of Gender, Race And Religion On Crime

  • Right Of Expression Under The Nigerian Constitution; Issues And Challenges

  • Consumer Protection Laws And Its Impact On Consumption Of Tobacco Product In Lagos State

  • The Portrayal Of Memory, Trauma And Therapy In Post-Apartheid South African Plays; A Study Of Lara Foot Newton’s Reach! And Craig Higginson’s Dream Of The Dog

  • Crime Reporting And Perceived Effects On It’s Victims; A Case Study Of Ilorin Metropolis

  • An Appraisal Of The Mineral And Mining Act 2007

  • An Appraisal Of The Doctrine Of Domicile Under The Private International Law

  • A Critical Analysis Of The Requirements Of Insurable Interest Under The Nigeria Law Of Insurance

  • The Impact Of Revenue Generation On Local Government Administration In Nigeria (A Case Study Of Enugu North L.G.A. Of Enugu State)

  • The Role Of Legislature In Impeachment Proceeding Under The 1999 Constitution Of Nigeria

  • A Critical Appraisal On The Procedure For The Appointment Of Judicial Officers In Nigeria

  • Legal And Management Strategies; The Synergy For Survival And Growth Of Companies In Nigeria

  • Appraisal Of Trespass As A Tortious Action Under The Law Of Tort

  • The Effectiveness And Challenges Of United Nation Peace Operations In Africa (A Case Of Sudan)

  • The Management Of Banks And The Right Of Shareholders Under The Asset Management Corporation Of Nigeria

  • An Appraisal Of The Liabilities Of A Company For The Acts Of It’s Directors

  • An Appraisal Of The Doctrine And Practice Of Self-Defence In International Law

  • The Implication Of Hate Crime On National Integration Using Kaduna State As A Case Study

  • A Comparative Analysis Of Women Political Participation In Politics In Nigeria And USA

  • Ethnic Militancy And Terrorism In Nigeria: A Case Study Of 1999-2012

  • The Ethnicization Of Corruption And Its Impact On Nigeria’s Foreign Image Under The Regime Of President Muhammadu Buhari (2015-2019)

  • A Critical Analysis Of The Essential Elements Of Customary Law Marriage In Nigeria

  • Conflict Between Sharia Law And The Rule Of Law On Rights Of Women; An Appraisal

  • The Legal Provisions Relating To Foreign Investments In Nigeria Within The Contexts Of NEPAD And AGOA

  • Employer’s Liability To His Employee Under The Nigerian Contract Of Employment

  • Examining Public Private Partnership In Nigeria; Potentials And Challenges

  • An Appraisal Of The Legal Status Of Traditional Rulers In Edo State

  • The Enforcement Of Court Judgments And Orders In The High Court Of The Federal Capital Territory, Abuja; Procedures And Challenges

  • Peace Building And Political Development In West Africa: A Study Of Selected Area In The Sub Region 2010-2019

  • An Appraisal Of The Court And Constitutionalism In Nigeria; A Decade Of Democratic Governance

  • The Concept Of Sulh In Islamic Law; A Case Study Of The Practice And Procedure Of The Katsina State Sharia Courts

  • Insurance As Peculiar Specie Of The Law Of Contract

  • Ethnicity And Electoral Process In Nigeria’s Politics Using The 2019 Presidential Election As The Case Study

  • The Concept Of Sovereignty In International Law; Issues Challenges And Lessons For Nigeria

  • Kidnapping And Hostage Taking: Implications And Challenges For National Security

  • Xenophobic Attacks Of Nigerians In South Africa And Socio-Economic Development Of Africa: A Case Study Of Nigeria

  • The Land Use Act Of 1978; Appraisal, Problems And Prospects

  • Gun Control Law: The Way Forward To End Herdsmen Banditry In Nigeria

  • Peace In Northeastern Nigeria; Through Remodeling Nigeria’s Counter Terrorism Approach, After The Stipulations Of The UNSC’s Initiative For Global Peace

  • Conventional And Islamic Mortgage Financing; A Legal Comparison

  • The Legal Effects Of Customary Law Marriage In Nigeria

  • An Appraisal Of The Application Of The Law Relating To Domicile In Nigeria

  • Human Trafficking In West Africa (A Case Study Of Edo State Nigeria)

  • An Examination Of Investors’ Protection Under Nigerian Law

  • A Critical Analysis Of The Section 144 Of The 1999 Constitution; Musa Yardua As A Case Study

  • The Application Of The Doctrine Of Res Ipsa Loquitur In Nigeria

  • Critical Examination Of The Right Of Artificially Inseminated Child To Inherit Under Islamic Law

  • An Examination Of Laws Regulating Election Petitions In The Local Governments Of Nigeria

  • Analysis Of The Various Schools Of Thought In Relation To The Meaning Of Law

  • Widowhood Practice In Nigeria

  • Admissibility Of Evidence In Nigerian Law

  • An Appraisal Of The Courts And Constitutionalism In Nigeria; A Decade Of Democratic Governance

  • United Nations And Conflict Management Of The Civil War In Liberia

  • Critical Analysis Of Corroboration Under The Nigerian Law Of Evidence

  • Concept Of Bail

  • The Right Of An Accused Person Under The Nigerian Legal System

  • An Appraisal; Local Government And Health Care Delivery (A Case Study Of Ilorin East Local Government, Kwara State)

  • Legal Framework For Consumer Protection Law In Nigeria

  • Gender And Justice System In Nigeria (2012 – 2018)

  • The International Criminal Court And It’s Role In The Prosecution Of Genocide

  • Legal And Institutional Framework For The Control Of Environmental Pollution In Nigeria

  • The Relevance Of QIYAS (Analogical Deduction) As A Source Of Islamic Law In Contemporary Time

  • Protection And Redress For Victims Of Crime In Nigeria; An Appraisal Of The Roles Of The Police And The Court

  • Divorce; Its Incidents And Place In The Nigerian Legal And Cultural System

  • Confession Of One Of The Accused Person Against Another Person In Common And Islamic Law

  • The Nigerian Copyright Commission And Administration Of Copyright In Nigeria (An Appraisal)

  • Insurance Under Nigerian Statutes; The Islamic Law Alternative

  • Impeachment In Nigeria; A Legal Or Political Tool

  • The Implementation Of The SDGS Specifically Goal 9 In Delta State

  • Policing The Federating States Of Nigeria; A Critique Of The Law And Policies Involved

  • Excess Of Injunction In Nigeria Judicial System

  • Human Trafficking And Child Abuse In Nigeria (Edo State As The Case Study)

  • A Wholesome Comparison Of The Effectiveness Between ICPC And EFCC As Anti-Corruption Agencies In Nigeria

  • Appraising The United Nation Framework For Addressing Climatic Change And Environmental Protection

  • The Role Of The World Trade Organisation In Resolving Trade Disputes Under International Law

  • Nigeria Judiciary System Problems And Way Out

  • Poverty And National Development In Nigeria With A Focus On The Sustainable Development Goal One

  • An Appraisal Of The Application Of Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods To Marriage Disputes

  • Employer’s Liability To Hid Employee Under The Nigerian Contract Of Employment

  • Political Participation And Conflict In Nigeria’s Electoral Process Covering (A Period Of 2015-2020)

  • Justification For And The Abolition Of Capital Punishment Under Human Rights Law

  • The Concept Of State Recognition Under International Law

  • Investigate A Survey On The Aftercare Service And Reintegration Of Ex-Convicts In Nigeria

  • International Organizations On The Health Care Of Women (A Case Study Of Lagos)

  • Women’s Rights In African Constitutions; A Desideratum Or A Mere Feminist Utopian Agenda?

  • Land Registry Practice In Nigeria

  • ECOWAS Protocol On Free Movement And Trans Border Security (Nigeria And Benin Republic)

  • A Legal And Jurisprudential Analysis Of Homosexuality And Same Sex Marriages; Supporting The Nigerian Position

  • Appraisal Of The Achievement Of Gender Equality Under Sustainable Development Goals In Nigeria

  • Holding Charge Syndrome; A Challenge In The Administration Of Criminal Justice In Nigeria

  • A Critical Overview Of The Consent Provisions Under The Land Use Act, 1978

  • An Appraisal Of The Requirements Of Proving Land Ownership In Nigeria

  • Wrongful Termination Of Contracts Of Employment In Nigeria; A Case For Reinstatement Of Private Employees

  • A Comparative Analysis Of The Conflict Situations And Choice Of Laws In The Nigerian Legal System And Other Legal Systems

  • The Impact Of The African Union On Xenophobia In The Federal Republic Of South African

  • The Menace Of Child Trafficking And Abuse In Nigeria

  • The Role Of Public Complaints Commission In Safeguarding Worker’s Rights Against Administrative Injustice And Maladministration In Nigeria

  • A Critical Analysis Of Extraterritorial Jurisdiction As A Tool For Promoting External Economic Sovereignty Of Nigeria

  • The Pre-Colonial Judicial System Of Esanland (A Case Study Of Irrua Kingdom)

  • The Role Of The Institution Of Hisba In The Sharia Implementing States In Northern Nigeria

  • Dissolution Of Marriage; Problems And Prospects

  • Human Rights And National Security; A Critical Appraisal Of The Nigerian Perspective

  • Corruption And The Welfare Administration In The Armed Forces Of Nigeria

  • The Criminal Laws And The Violations Of The Rape Victim Rights In Nigeria (A Case Study Of Lagos State)

  • The Doctrine Of Separation Of Powers As It’s Applies In The Constitution Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria 1999

  • Utility Of Confessional Statement In Criminal Trials

  • Double-Decker Marriage In Nigeria: Issues, Problems And Solutions

  • Human Rights Abuses In Nigeria’s Fourth Republic: A Case Study Of The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)

  • A Critique Of Jeremy Bentham’s Idea Of Law

  • The Penal Responsibility And Sanctions For Violations Of International Humanitarian Law

  • Applicability Of Natural Law Principles To The Law Of Negligence In Nigeria

  • Terrorism, Child Protection And Care In Northern Nigeria

  • The Promotion And Protection Of Rape Victims Rights In Nigeria: A Case Study Of Lagos State

  • An Appraisal Of The Inheritance Rights Of Women In Nigeria Under The Act And The Various Customs In Nigeria