Baze University

ZUHAIR JIBRIL PHD


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  • Qualifications: LL B(HONS) (1986) , B.L (1988) , LL M (2006) , PHD (2012)
  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer and Head of Department, Private and Public Law
  • Telephone: 08037879235
  • Email: zuhairjibril@bazeuniversity.edu.ng
  • Department: Law
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PROFILE OF- DR  ZUHAIR JIBRIL,,  FIMC  CMC, FCIA,  Fiarsa , mnim

 

Born on April 1st, 1961 at Daura,Katsina  State, 

 * He attended St Michael Primary School, later named Ahmadu Bello Primary School, Stadium 1,  kaduna, 1970 – 1974

 * Sultan Bello Primary School,  Unguwar sarki,  Kaduna- 1974- 1976, graduated with the First School  Leaving Certificate[ FSLC]

 * He was admitted to Sardauna Memorial College, Kaduna, 1976- 1981 and graduated with General Certificate of Education, [G C E].

 * School of Basic Studies/ Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 1981 -1982 obtained the Interim Joint Matriculation Examination. [IJMB] certificate

 * University of Sokoto, graduated with LL B [HONS] Sharia & Common Law 1982-1986

 * Nigerian Law School, Lagos, 1986-1987. Called to Bar as a solicitor & Advocate of the Supreme Court and Barrister at Law on 17th March, 1988.

 He started his working carrier as a legal Practitioner in the law firm of A. A. Gulak & Co, in Kano, 1988- 1989  before joining the Katsina State judiciary as a Principal Registrar, Sharia Court of Appeal but was later transferred  as a magistrate grade 1, Chief Magistrate Court   Rimi,  Katsina State

 He left the Katsina State  judiciary  in 1993 and ventured into  corporate legal practice at the defunct Bank of the North, now Unity Bank Plc  as a Regional Legal Officer,  Southern Operations, Abuja, from 1993 – 2003.

 After ten years of corporate law practice and a Masters degree,  LL M [ Law of Corporate Management & Finance], he joined the Federal Capital Territory Judiciary as a Deputy Chief Registrar/ Director Litigation, and later Director, Administration from 2003- 2013. He became a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management [mnim]

 He retired from the Federal Capital Territory Judiciary, Abuja [after ten years of meritorious service]   to study for his Ph D [Environmental. Oil & Gas Laws] at University of Abuja  which he enrolled for while serving with the bank in 2006 and obtained his Ph D [ Oil & Gas laws] certificate in 2012.

  After retirement from the judiciary in 2013, he became head of his own law Chamber, ZUJID & CO as the managing Partner. He became a Fellow, Chartered Institute of Administration, Lagos [FCIA]

 He is also the chairman, Board of Trustees of Glisten International Academy, a primary and college, Abuja,

 Facilitator, National Open University of Nigeria [NOUN] Model Center, Abuja

 The Management of Baze University.  Abuja appointed him a senior lecturer and Head of Department, Public & International Law and member of the university Senate since January, 2015.

   He is a senior lecturer of law of torts, Environmental laws, Oil & Gas laws and laws of taxation.

  In 2017, he was appointed Senior Certified Research Fellow and member of the Governing Council of the International Association of Research Scholars and Administrators [Fiarsa].

 In October, 2018, he bagged the fellowship of Institute of Management Consultant [FIMC] and Certified Management Consultant [CMC].

 Same October. 2018, he was awarded a distinction on Time Management by the London Graduate School.

 He has to his credit. The following books publications –

 Â·        Nigerian Fuel Subsidy Regime; the Intrigues, Politics and the International Legal Perspective. First Published in 2012

 Â·        The Legal Framework For the Effective Management and Protection of the Environment, Crisis And Challenges in International Perspective & the Nigerian Approach. First Published 2013

 Â·        The Legal Regime of Onshore/ Offshore Oil Dichotomy. It’s Politics And Fiscal Federalism in Nigeria. Published in 2013

 Â·        The Constitutional Powers of Majority Shareholders And the Protection of the Minority In Corporate Management In Nigeria. Published 2014

 Â·        An Overview of Policy Frame work And Environmental Laws, the Challenges and Future Outlook in Nigeria.  Published 2018

 Â·        The Plea of Res ipsa loquitor And Proof of Negligence, Cases and Materials in English and Nigerian Courts. Published, 2015

 Â·        Appraising the Legal Concept Of Onshore/ Offshore Oil Dichotomy And Its Challenges In Nigeria. Published 2018.

He is also the author of the following research legal Articles

 Â·        The Legal Framework And Importance of Taxation On The Fiscal Responsibility Of Government In An Oil Dependant Economy. 2017.

·        Analyses of the principles, problems and basis of the Majority Shareholders Rule in Corporate Management.

 Â·        Appraising the enforcement of Directors Duties in Corporate Administration.

 Â·        International Perspective of fuel subsidy and the legality of its removal.

 Â·        Appraising the Nigerian tax system and the implication of electronic commerce taxation.

 Â·        Dissecting the operations of the majority shareholder rules in relation to trade unions.

 Â·        Legal Issues and Challenges of Corporate Criminal Liability of Oil & Gas Companies in Nigeria.

·        Appraising the legal Concept of Unitization and Joint Development Agreement in Oil & Gas Industry Operation; Nigeria, Sao Tome & Principe Experience.

 Â·        An Approach on the Legal Framework for Corporate Social Responsibility.

 Â·        Review of the Constitutional Powers of Majority Shareholders in Corporate Organizations.

 He hails from Daura, Katsina State and is married with children.

 

 

 

 

 

Title Name Year Acquired
N/AN/A0000
Bachelor'sBachelor's1986
Bachelor'sBachelor's1988
Module Code Module Description Credit Unit
LAW303 Law of Tort 1 4
LAW313 Environmental Law 1 4
LAW314 Environmental Law 2 4
LAW415 Oil and Gas Law 1 4
LAW416 Oil and Gas Law 2 4
LAW504 Company Law 2 4
LAW513 Law of Taxation 1 4
LAW514 Law of Taxation 2 4

  PUBLICATIONS IN JOURNALS



S/N
TITLE OF  PUBLICATION
YEAR OF PUB.
NAME OF JOURNAL
REMARK
1A REVIEW OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL POWERS OF MAJORITY SHAREHOLDERS IN CORPORATE ORGANIZATIONS
AUGUST, 2018
UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT JOURNAL OF PUBLIC LAW, VOL3, ABUJA.
PUBLISHED
2RE APPRAISING THE CAUSES OF SHAREHOLDERS POOR PERFORMANCES IN CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
2018
CONFLUENCE LAW JOURNAL, VOL. 2, NO 1, ISSN 078-3664-24-7
PUBLISHED
3AN APPRAISAL OF NIGERIAN TAX SYSTEM AND THE IMPLICATIONS OF ELECTRONIC-COMMERCE TAXATION
AUGUST, 2018
UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA JOURNAL OF PUBLIC AND INTERNATIONAL LAW VOL. 2, NO 2, ISSN: 2251-1431
IN PRESS
4DISSECTING THE OPERATION OF THE MAJORITY SHAREHOLDERS RULES IN RELATION TO TRADE UNIONS
AUGUST, 2018
UNI-PORT LAW REVIEW  JOURNAL OF PUBLIC LAW, VOL2, 
PUBLISHED
5AN OVERVIEW AND RELEVANCE OF ULTRA VIRES DOCTRINE UNDER THE NIGERIAN COMPANY LAW
2018
JOSEPH AYO BABALOLA UNIVERSITY LAW JOURNAL VOL. 6, NO 1. ISSN; 2449 -1853
PUBLISHED
6APPRAISING THE LEGAL CONCEPT OF UNITIZATION AND JOINT DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT  IN OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY  OPERATION; CASE STUDY  OF NIGERIA AND SAO TOME & PRINCIPE
MARCH, 2016
UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA JOURNAL OF PUBLIC AND INTERNATIONAL LAW VOL. 2, NO 1, ISSN: 2251-1431
PUBLISHED
7THE LEGAL FRAME WORK AND THE IMPORTANCE OF TAXATION ON FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY OF GOVERNMENT IN AN OIL DEPENDENT ECONOMY
NOVEMBER  2018
UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA JOURNAL OF PUBLIC AND INTERNATIONAL LAW
PUBLISHED
8JUDICIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SUCCESSFUL AWARD OF DAMAGES IN COMPENSATION CLAIMS AGAINST OIL AND GAS COMPANIES 
AUGUST, 2018
UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, JOURNAL OF PRIVATE AND COMPARATIVE LAW (JPLC)
PUBLISHED
9INTERNATIONAL  RESPECTIVE OF FUEL SUBSIDY  AND THE LEGALITY OF ITS REMOVAL IN NIGERIA
AUGUST, 2018
INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF COMMERCE AND LAW IRJCL (ISSN: 2349-705X)
PUBLISHED
10LEGAL ISSUES AND CHALLENGES OF CORPORATE CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF OIL AND GAS COMPANIES IN NIGERIA
SEPTEMBER, 2018
NILE UNIVERSITY LAW JOURNAL VOL. 1, NO. 2, ISSN: 2659-0255
PUBLISHED
11PEACEFUL SECURED NIGERIA AMONG WESTERN  NATIONS; A RE-FOCUSED LEGAL FRAME WORK OF MODERATE RENEWAL POLICY ON CONFLICT RESOLUTION IN COMMON LAW AND SHARIA
JUNE 2019
UNIMAID JOURNAL OF PRIVATE AND PROPERTY LAW VOL. 4, NO. 1, ISSN: 2534-618
PUBLISHED
12ISLAMIC THEOCRACY IN A WESTERN DEMOCRACY: JUSTIFYING SHARIA INTEGRATION FOR GOOD GOVERNANCE & SOCIAL JUSTICE IN NIGERIA
JUNE 2019
UNIMAID JOURNAL OF PRIVATE AND PROPERTY LAW VOL. 4, NO. 1, ISSN: 2534-618
PUBLISHED






BOOK PUBLICATION








S/N
TITLE OF  PUBLICATION
YEAR OF PUB.
PUBLISHER
REMARK
1ZUHAIR J., APPRAISING THE LEGAL CONCEPT OF ONSHORE/OFFSHO.RE OIL DICHOTOMY AND CHALLENGES IN NIGERIA, ISBN: 978-620-2/06639-6
PUBLISHED 2018
WIT PRINTING PRESS, ABUJA 
PUBLISHED
2ZUHAIR J. AN OVERVIEW OF POLICY FRAME WORK AND ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS IN NIGERIA, ISBN: 978-932-312-8
PUBLISHED, 2018
BAYKEMS DIGITAL PRESS, ABUJA
PUBLISHED
3ZUHAIR J. THE PEA OF PES IPSA LOQUITOR AND PROOF OF NEGLIGENCE, CASES AND MATERIALS IN ENGLISH AND NIGERIA COURTS. ISBN: 978-978-946-837-9 
PUBLISHED, 2015
JIMAZ PRESS NIGERIA LIMITED ABUJA
PUBLISHED
4

ZUHAIR J. THE CONSTITUTIONAL POWER OF THE  MAJORITY SHAREHOLDERS AND  MATERIALS IN ENGLISH AND NIGERIA COURTS

ISBN: 978-978-934-762-9
PUBLISHED 2014
WIT PRINTING PRESS, ABUJA
PUBLISHED
5

ZUHAIR J., THE  LEGAL REGIME OF ONSHORE/OFFSHORE OIL DICHOTOMY, ITS POLITICS AND FISCAL FEDERALISM IN NIGERIA

ISBN: 978-978-932-313-5
PUBLISHED 2013
NIGERIA DIGITAL PRESS LIMITED ABUJA
PUBLISHED
6ZUHAIR J., THE LEGAL FRAME WORK FOR THE EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT AND PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT. CRISES AN CHALLENGES IN INTERNATIONAL AND NIGERIAN PERSPECTIVE ABUJA
ISBN: 978-932-312-8
PUBLISHED 2013
DIGITAL PRESS LIMITED ABUJA
PUBLISHED
7

ZUHAIR J., THE INTRIGUES, POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL AND NIGERIAN PERSPECTIVE OF FUEL SUBSIDY REMOVAL.

ISBN: 978-978-922-948-2
PUBLISHED 2013
SPORT LIGHT COMMUNICATION LIMITED ABUJA
PUBLISHED