Legal system, corruption, and governance in Nigeria
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Legal system, corruption, and governance in Nigeria including the Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Act 2000 by Yemi Akinseye-George

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Published by New Century Law Publishers in [Ilupeju, Lagos] .
Written in English


  • Political corruption -- Nigeria.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementYemi Akinseye-George.
LC ClassificationsKTA4516 .A35 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 190 p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19487611M
ISBN 109780473416

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