First Published in 1971. This study is a comparative investigation of contractual obligations in Ghana and Nigeria. It has often been suggested that the law of civil responsibility in West Africa is the same as the current English law position on the subject. This book sets out to examine the basis of this assumption, an exercise which has never been attempted by any previous writer in West African law. The study has been divided into five major parts.

part |76 pages

Part I

part |46 pages

Valid Agreements Two-Party Situations:

chapter |7 pages

The Nature of Agreement

chapter |15 pages

Offer and Acceptance 1

chapter |18 pages

Form and Consideration

part |82 pages

Obligations Created by Agreements: A Functional Analysis 1