Jurisprudence/Public Law


The Department’s mission is to provide students and faculty with an open environment that fosters professional and personal growth. We will prepare our students for successful careers in the computing professions through flexible programs of study that can be adapted to support individual career goals.

The Department of Jurisprudence and Public Law offers the following programmes;

B.A. of Law (Jurisprudence and its Foundations) Five Years Duration

The programme in Human Rights equips graduate students with the necessary comparative and analytical skills necessary to critically appraise the law and to contribute to law reform. Human rights issues are critical to the present Nigerian constitutional dispensation.


Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)

* Local Government and practice.

* Customary law and practice

* Commercial Arbitration



* Public Law


Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

* Public Law


* A Jurisprudential Analysis of Law, Morality, and Genocide in Niger Delta Region.
* Drawing the Borderlines: Truth, Justice & Reconciliation Mechanisms/Amnesties and the International Criminal Court.
* The Role of African Regional Mechanisms in Controlling Toxic Waste Trade
* Promoting Niger Delta Women’s Activism in Environmental Governance
* Reflections on the Debate between Trade and Environment,
* Regulating Hazardous Waste Trade in Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana and Ivory Coast: A Comparative Review of Municipal Legislation
* Compendium: International Colloquium on Women’s Empowerment, Leadership Development, Peace and Security

Head of Department Jurisprudence/ Public Law – Dr. (Mrs.) Izein-Egbe R. Elvis-Imo

Academic Staff

S/N Names Rank
1 Elvis-Imo R. Izien-Egbe Associate Professor view profile
2 Derri Damfebo K. Professor view profile
3 Solomon Ebobrah Professor view profile
4 Otuturu Gogo George Senior Lecturer view profile
5 Ogbe Suofade Richard Lecturer I view profile
6 Abdullahi Yusuf Abdullahi Lecturer I view profile
7 Oruan Ikuromo Margaret Lecturer I view profile
8 Kelvin Enokie Bribena Lecturer I view profile
9 Mark Kuro Amakoromo Lecturer I view profile
10 Okanga O. Ogbu Lecturer I view profile
11 Nitoni George Lawson Lecturer II view profile
12 Arthur Seweniowor Andrew Lecturer II view profile
13 Boudei Macpherson Owonaro Assistant Lecturer view profile
14 Asiafiti Christopher Assistant Lecturer view profile
15 Otorufa Fyneman Magbisa Assistant Lecturer view profile

Lecturer Statistics

Professor 1
Associate Professor 1
Senior Lecturer 2
Lecturer I 6
Lecturer II 2
Assistant Lecturer 3
Graduate Assistant 0
Year 1 Male Students    ——– Female Students    ——–
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Year 3 Male Students    ——— Female Students    ——–
Year 4 Male Students    ——— Female Students    ———
Year 5 Male Students    ——– Female Students    ———

study jurisprudence/public law

NDU Jurisprudence/Public Law Programme

Semesters: 10

Male Lecturers: 13

Female Lecturers: 2

Male Students: 80

Female Students: 50