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About Me


Dr. Nasiru Tijani is a highly accomplished legal professional with over 34 years of experience. He is the Deputy-Director General and Head of the Lagos Campus at the Nigerian Law School. Dr. Tijani is an expert in litigation, matrimonial causes, and alternative dispute resolution. He has authored influential books on family law and constitutional law in Nigeria. Additionally, he is a Fellow of several prestigious organizations and serves as an editor for renowned legal publications. Dr. Tijani's expertise and contributions have solidified his standing as a respected figure in the legal community both nationally and internationally.

Date of Assumption of Duty
February 12, 2001
Date of Present Appointment
June 1, 2018
Status on Assumption of Duty
Lecturer 1
Present Position
Deputy Director-General & Head of Campus



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Professional Associations

National Association of Law Teachers

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Activities within Nigeria Bar Association

Facilitator, NBA Institute of Continuing Legal Education

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Students' Mentorship

I have been involved in the teaching, supervising and mentoring aspirants to the Nigerian Bar since 2001 as lecturer in the Nigerian Law School, as Group mentor, Head of Academics and now Deputy Director-General & Head of Campus

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Port Folio


Igueben Grammar School West African School Igueben, Edo State. Certificate (Division 1)

1973 - 1978

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Committee on review of Honorarium for teaching on the Special Intensive Revision Lessons for re-sit candidates

December 2004

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West African Regional Workshop on Constitutional Immunity and Criminal Justice Administration


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Tijani, N

‘Institution of Criminal Proceedings - The Role of Proof of Evidence’ (2002) VOL. 6 NO. 2 Nigerian Law and Practice Journal


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Dr Nasiru Tijani has published extensivly in Learned Journals, locally and internationally. Majority are open access. Below are a few of them. Click here to access more.

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Conferences & Seminars and Workshops Attended

International Society for the Reform of Criminal Law Conference: Crossing Boundaries- Exploitation, E-Crime, Evidence & Extradition: Edinburgh Scotland UK

June 221-25,2015

International Legislative Drafting and law Reform Conference at World Bank, Washington DC July 1-2, 2015.

July 1-2, 2015.

Special Workshop on Criminal Justice Reform: The SMA Belgore Model, London UK

August 16-22,2015

Training Workshop on Fundamentals of Open and Distance Learning (ODL) Abuja

16th May,2016

Distance Learning Courseware Development for ODL& E Learning: ICT Training for Resource Persons of the Online UNIBEN/NILS Postgraduate Diploma in Legislative Drafting, Abuja

May 17-18,2016

Administration of Criminal Justice in Nigeria & UK.: Special Workshop on Criminal Justice Reform, Croydon London UK

August 15-19, 2016.

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Community Service

Service within the Nigerian Law School

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