Sacha And Diamond Academic Publishers, England, United Kingdom



Volume 3(1) 2013


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




Dr. Gbenga Oduntan, School of Law, University of Kent, 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.    A Critique Of Certain Aspects Of Islamic Personal Law In Nigeria: Re-Examining The Jurisprudence Of Womenís Rights; pp. 1-19 [Author: ORAEGBUNAM, Ikenga K. E.] View Abstract  Download Full Text


2.    Extraction Of Confessional Statements In The Criminal Justice Of Bangladesh: Law And Reality; pp. 20-31 [Authors: MOHAMMAD Ridwan Goni; MOHAMMAD Hasan Murad; and, MOHAMMED Mizanur Rahman Chowdhury] View Abstract  Download Full Text


3.    An Evaluation Of The Freedom Of Information In Jordan; pp. 32-58 [Authors: RAED, Faqir S. A] View Abstract  Download Full Text


4.    Judicial Accountability In Bangladesh: A Discourse; pp. 58-67 [Authors: PATOARI, Manjur Hossain; KARIM, Sheikh Mohammad Towhidul; and MAHMUD, Salahuddin] View Abstract  Download Full Text


5.    An Analysis Of Food Safety Issues Within Legal Frameworks: Bangladesh Perspective; pp. 68-82 [Author: MALEK, Abdul] View Abstract  Download Full Text


6.    Corporate Governance And Bank Sector Crisis In Nigeria: Rescue Intervention Or A Macabre Dance With The Economy? pp. 83-109 [Author: MMADU, Rufus Akpofurere] View Abstract  Download Full Text


7.    Contemporary Problems In International Commercial Arbitration Practice In Nigeria; pp. 110-119 [Author: ADUAKA, C.E.] View Abstract  Download Full Text


8. An Appraisal Of Strict Liability Offences As An Unjustified Breach Of Mens Rea Principle; pp. 120-132 [Authors: ESEYIN, Mojisola and ETUK, Emem-Abasi Emmanuel] View Abstract   Download Full Text

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