Sacha And Diamond Academic Publishers, England, United Kingdom



Volume 2(1) 2012


ISSN 2045-8401 (Print)

ISSN 2045-8525 (Online)

Current Cumulative Impact Factor: 29.9




African Journal of Law and Criminology (AJLC) is a highly specialised peer-review journal published in the United Kingdom. The goal of the journal is to engage in theoretical exploration of law, criminology and related fields including law enforcement, sociology, social work, criminalistics, penal reforms, sentencing, drugs law enforcement, criminal/civil procedures, victimology, offenders treatment/rehabilitation and general areas of criminology and forensic investigations. It also seeks to explore legal systems and the mutual intersections of Law and cultures around the world. The editors invite scholars from all over the world to submit papers, evaluation articles, commentaries, and critical reviews of existing publications. All manuscripts are subject to peer reviews by referees on the basis of their quality of scholarship, originality, and contribution to legal knowledge.




Prof. (Mrs) Ashish Virk, Institute of Laws, Panjab University Regional Centre, Punjab, India 




Dr. Gbenga Oduntan, School of Law, University of Kent, United Kingdom 




Dr. Akalemwa Ngenda , School of Law, Brunel University, United Kingdom 


Chacha Bhoke Murungu, Esq., Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, South Africa


Professor Uche Jack-Osimiri, Faculty of Law, Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Nigeria


Dr. Raed S. A Faqir, School of Law, Balqa Applied University, Jordan


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1.     Islamic Law, Religious Freedom and Human Rights in Nigeria; pp.1-25 [Author: ORAEGBUNAM, Ikenga K. E.] View Abstract  Download Full Text


2.     Balancing the Concept of Fair Hearing and Ex Parte Injunctions Under the Nigerian Legal System: An Imperative; pp. 26-45 [Author: OLONG, Matthew Adefi; AGBONIKA, John Alewo Musa; AGBONIKA, Josephine Aladi Achor] View Abstract  Download Full Text


3.     Crime And Criminal Investigation In Nigeria: A Study Of Police Criminal Investigation In Enugu State; pp. 46-55 [Author: CHINWOKWU, Eke Chijioke]  View Abstract  Download Full Text


4.     Why American Boys Join Street Gangs; pp. 56-68 [Author: TAYLOR, Stanley S.] View Abstract  Download Full Text


5.     Delegated Legislation In India And The Constitutional Standpoint; pp. 69-76 [Author: GUPTA, Sanjay and SASAN, Navdeep Kour] View Abstract   Download Full Text


6.     Promissory Estoppel: A Diversion From Strict Rigours Of Law; pp, 77-85 [Author: SASAN Navdeep Kour]  View Abstract  Download Full Text


7.     A New Dawn Of Corporate Criminal Liability Law In The United Kingdom: Lessons For Nigeria; pp. 86-98 [Authors: CHIOMA Eze Emem and AMADI Prince Uche] View Abstract   Download Full Text

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