Rabiat Akande, Editor, Harvard Law School

Rabiat Akande

Rabiat Akande

Rabiat Akande is a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University, and she teaches international law at Northeastern University School of Law. Her research explores the contestations over religion-state relations during Nigeria's colonial encounter with the British Empire (1841-1960). Her research interests are Islamic Legal History, International Law and the Third World, and Comparative Constitutional Law: Constitution design and Dispute Resolution. She received an SJD from Harvard Law School.


The Nigeria Papers: Sharīʿa Implementation in Northern Nigeria

SHARIAsource is pleased to make available a comprehensive collection of documentary material and scholarly analysis on the programs of “sharīʿa implementation” (the application of Islamic law) undertaken by... View Project