General Introduction and Purpose of Criminal Law. The Content of Criminal Law, History and Sources of Nigerian Criminal Law. The Element of an Office. Classification of Offences, General Principles of Criminal Responsibility, Parties to an Offence, General Defences to Criminal Responsibility.

 

               Provocation

               Insanity

               Intoxication

               Mistake

               Private Defence (Self Defence and the Defence of Property)

               Accident

               Bonafide Claim of Right

               Immaturity

               Necessity

               Extraordinary Emergencies

               Immaturity



 

 

 

 



Level of Study: 300 Level