Dr Toluwani Ajayi

Research project: ECOWAS Legal Frameworks on Integration, Competition and Enforcement of Consumer Rights: A Critical Assessment and Proposals for Improvements

Abstract

The scope and purpose of this study is to examine ECOWAS legal frameworks in relation competition and enforcement consumer rights. This study will also contribute to knowledge of competition and consumer rights law in West Africa looking national and regional protocols, legislations, texts, and court judgments.

  • Research degree: PhD
  • Title of project: ECOWAS Legal Frameworks on Integration, Competition and Enforcement of Consumer Rights: A Critical Assessment and Proposals for Improvements

Biography

Law lecturer at the Faculty of Business and Social Science between 2016 and 2021.

Areas of research interest

  • African business competition law
  • West African business law
  • Consumer rights laws in Africa
  • Comparative study of West Africa and the EU on dumping, anti trust and trade regulations
  • The Jurisprudence of African Socio-economic rights.

Qualifications

  • LLB(Hons) Lead City University Nigeria
  • LLM University of East London
  • PGDip London Southbank University
  • LLB(Hons) Northumbria University Newcastle
  • MPhil Kingston University London
  • PhD Kingston University London

Publications

1. Toluwani Ajayi  "The Evolution of Nigerian Banking System, Supervision and Current Challenges. Development Economics; Macro economic Issues in Developing Economies eJournal Vol 2, Issue 73, July 16, 2013, Economic Growth; SSRN eJournal, Vol 5, Issue 67, July 22.

2. Ajayi, Toluwani, Effects of Sharia Law on Consumer Rights in West Africa (January 2, 2023). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=4316304 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4316304.

Conference papers

"Assessing Common External Tariff within ECOWAS market as Legal Paradigm for Consumer Protection": Kingston / Gothenburg PhD Conference/Workshop 5 March 2020