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1.

Why Policies Fail in Nigeria: An Evaluation of Agriculture Policies Made from 1972-1985

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 84-86, 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Lincoln (UK) - School of Social Sciences
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2.

Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? A Field Experiment with High-Risk Men in a Fragile State

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 02 May 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and International Rescue Committee

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3.

From SARS to Ebola: Legal and Ethical Considerations for Modern Quarantine

Indiana Health Law Review, vol.12, no.1, 2015 Forthcoming, University of Louisville School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2015-03
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Louisville - Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law
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4.

Between Irua and 'Female Genital Mutilation': Feminist Human Rights Discourse and the Cultural Divide

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 1-55, 1995
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University, School of Law (deceased)
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5.

Why Redraw the Map of Africa: A Moral and Legal Inquiry

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 16, 1995
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 22 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
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6.

The Human Rights of Persons with Mental Disabilities: A Global Perspective on the Application of Human Rights Principles to Mental Health

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 20, 2004, Wayne State University Law School Research Paper No. 08-31
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 24 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and Wayne State University Law School
Downloads 1,839
8.

Constitutionalism in India and South Africa: A Comparative Study from a Human Rights Perspective

Tulane Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 16, 2007-2008
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 11 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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9.

Dealing with Africa's Human Rights Problems: The Role of the United Nations, the African Union and Africa's Sub-Regional Organizations in Dealing with Africa's Human Rights Problems: Connecting Humanitarian Intervention and the Responsibility to Protect

Journal of African Law, April 2009 , Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-01
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Africa
Downloads 1,617
10.

Tax Revenue in Sub-Saharan Africa: Effects of Economic Policies and Corruption

IMF Working Paper No. 98/135
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,410
11.

Sexual Orientation and Human Rights: Putting Homophobia on Trial

AFRICAN SEXUALITIES: A READER, Sylvia Tamale, ed., Pambazuka Press, 2011, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
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12.

An Appraisal of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act, 2015

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,293
13.

Africa and the International Criminal Court

AFRICA'S INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: A HANDBOOK, Tim Murithi, ed., Routledge, April 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ulster University - Transitional Justice Institute
Downloads 1,275
14.

Challenges of Insecurity and Terrorism in Nigeria: Implication for National Development

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 08, No. 02, pp. 11-18, 2015
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Delta State University - Department of Economics
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15.

The Transformation of Africa: A Critique of the Rights Discourse

HUMAN RIGHTS AND DIVERSITY: INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW IN A GLOBAL CONTEXT, p. 899, Felipe Gomez Isa and Koen de Feyter, eds., University of Deusto , Bilbao, 2009, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-002
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
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16.

Putting Regulation Before Responsibility: The Limits of Voluntary Corporate Social Responsibility

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 40, p. 171, 2007
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 1,241
17.

Global Data Privacy Laws 2015: 109 Countries, with European Laws Now a Minority

(2015) 133 Privacy Laws & Business International Report, February 2015, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-21
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 08 May 2015 Last Revised: 30 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law
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18.

Global Data Privacy Laws 2017: 120 National Data Privacy Laws, Including Indonesia and Turkey

(2017) 145 Privacy Laws & Business International Report, 10-13, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 17-45
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law
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19.

Assessing the African Union Concerns about Article 16 of the Rome State of the International Criminal Court

African Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 4, pp. 5-50, 2011, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-14, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 6/2011, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-31
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University College of Law, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and Institute for Security Studies (ISS)
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20.

The Implications of the Visit of Al Bashir to South Africa for International and Domestic Law

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria
Downloads 1,082
21.

Imperative of Treasury Single Account (TSA) in Nigeria

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
OGE Professional Services Ltd
Downloads 1,072
22.

Marriage in Nigeria Across Ages: Problems and Prospects

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Babcock University - School of Law and Security Studies
Downloads 1,069
23.

Adjudicating Non-Justiciable Rights: Socio-Economic Rights and the South African Constitutional Court

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Golden Gate University School of Law
Downloads 1,067
24.

The Economic Community of West African States, Its Achievements and Prospects as Well As Challenges for the Future

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
Eastern Connecticut State University
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25.

The Roles and Duties of the Corporate Affairs Commission in Nigeria

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Ibadan, Faculty of Law, Students
Downloads 1,023
26.

Regionalizing International Criminal Law?

International Criminal Law Review, Vol. 9, p. 445, 2009, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-20, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-24
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University College of Law
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28.

UN Peacekeeping in Africa and Good Governance: Challenges and Prospects

Potchefstroom Electronic Journal, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg Law School
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29.

An Empirical Examination of Why Mobile Money Schemes Ignite in Some Developing Countries but Flounder in Most

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 723
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group and Global Economics Group
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30.

Rights of an Arrested Person to Bail Bond the Kenyan Legal Perspective

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Independent
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31.

The African Origins of the Athenian Democracy

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut - Department of Political Science

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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32.

Data Protection and Privacy Laws Nigeria, a Trillion Dollar Opportunity!!

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 01 May 2015
Working Paper Series
DataLaws
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33.

Compulsory Acquisition Without Compensation and the Land Use Act

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Lagos - Faculty of Law
Downloads 810
34.

The Real Causes of Food Insecurity in Africa: Helping Dr. De Schutter (UN) and Director Pascal Lamy (WTO) Identify the Causes of Hunger in Africa

Africa’s Trade Law Newsletter, Issue 4, January 2012,
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Law School
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35.

The Land Tenure System Under the Customary Law

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
Downloads 805
36.

Marbury in Africa: Judicial Review and the Challenge of Constitutionalism in Contemporary Africa

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 4, 2006, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 1018752
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 03 Oct 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Seton Hall University School of Law
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37.

Accession of Movables to Movables and Inaedificatio – South Africa and Some Common Law Countries

Journal of Contemporary Roman-Dutch Law, Vol. 74, p. 296, 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Africa - School of Law
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38.

The Responsibility to Protect and Humanitarian Intervention in Africa

Global Responsibility to Protect 2(4) (2010) 371–387,
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Africa
Downloads 757
39.

The Lagos State Land Registration Law 2015: Needs, Principles, Provisions and Potentials

Workshop: Essays on the Lagos State Lands Registration Law 2015, Department of Private and Property Law, University of Lagos, 2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Lagos
Downloads 743
40.

Women and Reproductive Health Rights in Nigeria

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 06, No. 05, pp. 127-140, 2013
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 737
41.

The Banjul Charter and the African Cultural Fingerprint: An Evaluation of the Language of Duties

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 35, p. 339, 1995
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
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42.

Human Rights in Africa: The Limited Promise of Liberalism

African Studies Review, Vol. 51, No. 1, pp. 17-39, April 2008, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-17
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Downloads 679
43.

Rules Followed in Constitutional Interpretation: A Case of Uganda

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Uganda Christian University, Faculty of Law, Students
Downloads 660
44.

Legality Principle of Taxation in Ethiopia: At the State of Porosity or its Non-Existent from Inception?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Dire Dawa University
Downloads 655
45.

The Wildlife Conservation and Management in Kenya: Implementing the Framework Law

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Independent
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46.

Mobile Payments and Financial Inclusion: Kenya, Brazil, and India as Case Studies

John A. Rothchild, ed., Research Handbook on Electronic Commerce Law, Edward Elgar, 2016, Forthcoming, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-29
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - School of Law
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47.

Good Governance, Constitutionalism and the Rule of Law: Imperatives for Sustainable Development in Nigeria

OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 06, No. 06, pp. 129-142, 2013
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 642
49.

Prisons in Africa: An Evaluation from a Human Rights Perspective

Sur International Human Rights Journal, Vol. 9, pp. 22-49, 2009, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Africa
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Universal Jurisdiction, Universal Prescription? A Preliminary Assessment of the African Union Perspective on Universal Jurisdiction

Criminal Law Forum, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 1-65, March 2010, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-38, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-28
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 22 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University College of Law
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