NIGERIA LAND LAW (LWPR 401)
First Semester
Introduction
i.          Historical evolution of Land Law
ii.         Sources of Nigerian Land Law
iii.        Terminology – Ownership, Possession, titles rights, liability, land etc.
Customary/Islamic Land Law
(a)        Modes of acquiring title to land, settlement, expansion; loan or borrowing; pledge or pawn; gist; conquest, allotment, lola tenancy
(b)        Concept and ownership of Land
i.          Nature of title to land
ii.         Control and management of community land – individual rights and extent of community land today.
iii.        Creation of family land; control of family land, alienation of family land, recovery of family land.
iv.        An outline of succession to rights in land.

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