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- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE - Confessional statement - Whether a court can convict solely on the confessional statement of an accused person
"It is settled law that a confessional statement is the best evidence in our criminal…
- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE - Written statement of a prosecution witness - Essence of written statement of prosecution witness
ITESHI ONWE V. THE STATE (1975-LCER-1010-SC) “The statement was there and then tendered and admitted…
- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE - Confessional Statement - Meaning of confessional Statement - When a confessional Statement is voluntarily made - Effect and weight to be attached to the confessional Statement
Section 28 of the Evidence Act, 2011 defines a confession as "an admission made at any time…