Peter Agbo Ocheme Ph.D.

Professor of Law,  Interim Dean of Law
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He obtained his PhD in 2005 at the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria. An  LL.M  from the same institution in 1998; BL (Lagos- 1992); LLB (ABU Zaria – 1989) PG Diploma (South Bank, London – 1983); HND (Kaduna Polytechnic – 1979).

Prior to joining AUN in November, 2019, Peter Ocheme held Professorial Chairs at the Benue State University, Makurdi; the Nasarawa State University Keffi; the Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State amongst others. He has been involved in series of Academic Studies, research and teaching Programs spanning a period of almost thirty years, begun at the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna; Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, the Nigerian Law School, (Kano Campus) and the Police Staff College, Kuru Plateau State. He has supervised and graduated a total of six (6) PhD Researchers between 2007 and 2019. He has equally examined about ten (10) PhDs in different fields of Law, conducted across different Universities.

Professor Ocheme has authored two Law Texts : The Law and Practice of Copyright in Nigeria (ABU Press Ltd Zaria 2000) and The Nigerian Criminal Law (Liberty Publications, Kaduna 2006, 2008 and 2012 Editions,), Professor Ocheme is widely published in local, national and international Learned Journals