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- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE - Defence of Insanity - Meaning and nature of defence of insanity in view of Section 28 of the Criminal Code (Cap 42 - Laws of the Federation - 1958)
YEKINI WAHABI OKUNNU V. THE STATE (1977-LCER-1186-SC) “Insanity as a defence to crime is dealt…
- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE - DEFENCE OF ACCIDENT - Meaning of accident
"This Court has variously construed an accident to be an event which is a result…
- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE - DEFENCE OF PROVOCATION - Ingredients of the defence of provocation
"... it is settled that in order to invoke the plea embedded in Section 221(1)…