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Habib Sani Usman


Mr. Usman joined AUN’s school of law in August 2017, where he teaches Environmental law and Policy, Constitutional Law, Medical Law and Ethics, Labor Law and Employment Relations as well as Law and Justice in Development.

Mr. Usman obtained a master’s degree (LL.M) in Law and Technology from Tilburg University in the Netherlands in addition to an earlier bachelor of law degree (LL. B Hons) from the University of Maiduguri, Nigeria. 

Mr. Usman has been called to the Nigerian Bar as Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court. Prior to joining AUN, Mr Usman served as a legal practitioner and was engaged in litigation and corporate practice in various law firms mostly in  Abuja-Nigeria.

IT Law, Biotechnology law and Climate Change Adaptation
  • Adetoro, D., Adelakun, O. and Usman, H. (2018). Social Media, the Law, and Freedom of Expression: Latitudes and Limits.
  • In Chiroma I.H & Dadem Y.Y: Law, Justice, and Society. Abuja: Nigerian Association of Law Teachers, pp.203-216.
  • Usman, H. S. & Suman, A. B., (2018) 'The Value of a Human Rights-Based Approach to the Climate Change Mitigation Policy. 'In Daniels, J.A. (Ed) "Advances in Environmental Research", Volume 63. New York: Nova Science Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-53613-918-1.
  • Usman, H. S. (2017) 'Guideline on Internet Service Providers’ (ISPs) Liability Regime in the United States, in Ahmadu, M.L. (ed.) Perspectives on Nigerian Law. Sokoto: Usmanu Danfodio University Press. ISBN: 978-978-963-557-3
  • Usman, H.S., Yusuf, A.A. (2020); Legislation and legal framework for sustainable edible insects use in Nigeria; International Journal of Tropical Insect Science
  • Usman H.S, (2019); Regulating Unsolicited Messages: A Call for Hybrid Approach; Miyetti Quarterly Law Review, Vol. 4, Issue 1, Pp 11-32.
  • Usman Habib Sani (2018) 'The nature and extent of Internet Service Providers (ISPs) Liability in the European Union: Lessons for Nigerian Regulators', Miyetti Quarterly Law Review, 3(1), Pp 37-65.

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