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- EVIDENCE - BURDEN OF PROOF/ONUS OF PROOF - Position of the law as regards burden of proof where a plaintiff pleads possession of land in dispute and the defendant admits same but adds that the land was given to the plaintiff as a pledge
"...Where for instance the plaintiff pleads possession of the land in dispute as his root…
- CONSTITUTIONAL LAW - SUPREMACY OF THE CONSTITUTION - Statutory Provision as regards the supremacy of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
"The Constitution is the grundnorm from which all other laws derive their legitimacy. Section 1(1)…
- EVIDENCE - Standard of proof - The requirement of the law as regard proof beyond reasonable doubt:
"My Lords, we are constantly reminded that proof beyond reasonable doubt required of the prosecution…