Baze University

ZUHAIR JIBRIL PHD


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

 

Born on April 1st, 1961 at Gwabba/ Gwallaga area of Bauchi, Bauchi State, a year after his father, the Rt Honourable Justice Jibir Daura was posted there as a provincial judge in 1960.

 * 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

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.

·        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.

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

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

·        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

    Journal


  1. International Journal of Business Economics and Management

    Authors: Zuhair Jibril PhD, Dr Effiong Esu
    Journal Title: AN APPRAISAL OF NIGERIAN TAX SYSTEM AND THE IMPLICATIONS OF ELECTRONIC-COMMERCE TAXATION | Journal Number: 3 | Volume Number: 12 | Page Range: 229-4848

    DOI: 6.857 | Database: | Year: 2018

  2. International Journal of Business Economics and Management

    Authors: Zuhair Jibril PhD, none
    Journal Title: INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE OF FUEL SUDSIDY AND THE LEGALTY OF ITS REMOVAL IN NIGERIA | Journal Number: 3 | Volume Number: 10 | Page Range: 2229-4848

    DOI: 6.857 | Database: | Year: 2019