CHOOSE ONE FROM THE FOLLOWING RESEARCH ESSAYS TO WRITE ON:
a. The sanctity of life versus the expediency of the death penalty – A Case for Retention or Abolition.
b. Is the right to freedom of movement as guaranteed by the 1999 Constitution of Nigeria an absolute right?
c. An appraisal of the restraints on the applicability of customary law in Nigeria.
INSTRUCTION FOR QUESTION ONE
Ø Word count must not exceed 2500 words. Word count excludes footnote.
Ø Students must use at least three types of primary sources of law and three
types of secondary sources of law.
Ø All sources must be PROPERLY referenced using the referencing format
adopted by the Faculty of Law, Baze University.
Ø Turn-it-in similarity index must not exceed 20%.
a. You have been invited by the chief of your village to address all university applicants from your village on “Legal Education and Profession in Nigeria”. Advise them in line with the following themes:
i. Who is a legal practitioner, and what are the requirements for becoming a legal practitioner in Nigeria?
ii. The need for legal practitioners in society
iii. The rights and entitlements exclusively enjoyed by legal
iv. Career options available for legal practitioners
b. In what ways do you think the legal profession in Nigeria can be improved?
INSTRUCTION FOR QUESTION TWO
Ø Word count must not exceed 3000 words. Word count excludes footnote. Ø Turn-it-in similarity index must not exceed 20%.