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Consular Jurisdiction in Her Majesty"s Protectorate of the Niger Coast

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HodgesAuthor: Francis Edward. Hodges. Consular jurisdiction in Her Majesty's Protectorate of the Niger Coast: with an analytical index to the Africa orders in council, and / compiled by Francis E. : Francis E. Hodges. The formation of the Niger Coast Protectorate in signalled further British interests to expand beyond Itsekiri territory.

shall be submitted to the British Consular or other officers appointed by Her Britannic Majesty to exercise jurisdiction in Jakri territories for arbitration and decision, or for arrangement.”.

Southern Nigeria Protectorate The Niger Coast Protectorate was a British protectorate in the Oil Rivers area of present-day Nigeria, originally established as the Oil Rivers Protectorate in and confirmed at the Berlin Conference the following l: Old Calabar.

Inthe Oil Rivers Protectorate was renamed the Niger Coast Protectorate with additional territory excised from the area controlled by the Royal Niger Company and given further instructions to open the country, push the trade and hoist the flag (Anene and Brown, ).

MacDonald wasted no time in carrying out the instructions. The 12 Ionian prisoners brought down from Sulna in February last by her Majesty's ship Wanderer were on the 28 th ult.

tried by the Minister of Police and the Judge of her Majesty's Supreme Consular Court. They were all convicted of having been more or less active in a riot at Sulina, and were sentenced to terms of imprisonment varying from two.

Be the first to ask a question about Report By Her Majesty’s Commissioner and Correspondence on the subject of the Insurrection in the Sierra Leone Protectorate, Lists with This Book This book is not yet featured on Listopia.4/5.

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The cruiser Blanche, of her Majesty's Navy, having captured a dhow with 33 slaves on board, the case came before Mr. Cracknall, judge of the Consular Court, on Friday. He has condemned the captured vessel as a pirate, and has handed its Arab owners over to the Sultan's jurisdiction.

The Standard (London), 13 June EMIN PACHA'S WILL. Piggott, Francis T. Exterritoriality: The Law Relating to Consular Jurisdiction and to Residence in Oriental Countries.

London: William Clowes and Sons, Report from the Select Committee on the Sale of Corn: With the Minutes of Evidence, Appendix, and by: Newspaper Commentary and Minor Cases Constantinople The Times, 26 January INDIA AND CHINA.

The Osterreichische Correspondenz contains a long article in defence of the conduct of the captain of the Austrian Lloyd steamer Imperatrice, which some time since ran down the French steamer Cygne, in the port of Constantinople. The case is to be examined into by the "competent Austrian Consular.

The cruiser Blanche, of her Majesty's Navy, having captured a show with thirty-three slaves on board, the case came before Mr. Cracknall, Judge of the Consular Court, on Friday. He has condemned the captured vessel as a prize, and has handed its Arab owners over to the Sultan's jurisdiction.

The Niger Coast Protectorate Force was also employed during the period in several expeditions in the hinterland of Ikot Abasi and Qua Iboe Rivers (Casement, ). The net result of all these developments was that by effective British influence - commercial and political - had been firmly established in Opobo District.

The Demise of an African Businessman 74 - Charles Napoleon de Cardi, A SHORT DESCRIPTION OF THE NATIVES OF THE NIGER COAST PROTECTORATE. As many Arab and European merchants had learned to their sorrow, Africans were astute and resourceful businesspeople, more than able to hold their own and press an advantage in complex commercial dealings.

Oil Rivers (Niger Coast) Protectorate: Article: Niger Coast Protectorate (Oil Rivers Protectorate), from Wikipedia L. Mathe-Shires, Lagos Colony and Oil Rivers Protectorate F.E. Hodges, Consular Jurisdiction in Her Majesty's Protectorate of the Niger CoastIA.

Her Majesty's Government have directed Mr. Arpa, the Judge of the Consular Court at Tunis, who was absent on leave, to return to his post, and furnish a report on the legal bearings of the case.

Recent communications have passed between Her Majesty's Government and the French Government on the subject with a view to a satisfactory solution.

Report By Her Majesty's Commissioner And Correspondence On The Subject Of The Insurrection In The Sierra Leone Protectorate, [Great Britain. Sierra Leone Protectorate] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Report By Her Majesty's Commissioner And Correspondence On The Subject Of The Insurrection In The Sierra Leone ProtectorateFormat: Hardcover.

As seen above, In consequence of the failure of the Royal Niger Company to achieve its aim of amalgamation or indeed annexation of the territories of the Oil Rivers Protectorate, consolidation of its territories, a new administrative entity was created, within the area of the erstwhile Oil Rivers Protectorate- known as the Niger Coast.

Queen Victoria on a stamp of the Niger Coast Protectorate, After the Berlin Conference ofBritain announced the formation of the Oil Rivers Protectorate, which included the Niger Delta and extended eastward to Calabar, where the British Consulate General was relocated from Fernando l: Lagos.

British Hong Kong was a colony and British Dependent Territory of the United Kingdom from toapart from a brief period under Japanese occupation from to The colonial period began with the occupation of Hong Kong Island in during the First Opium island was ceded by Qing dynasty in the aftermath of the war in and established as a Crown colony in Capital: Victoria (de facto), (Known as Central since ).

Get this from a library. Report for the year of the administration of the Niger Coast Protectorate. [Niger Coast Protectorate (Nigeria); Great Britain.

Parliament.]. Digital Content Creation Unit. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. COLONIAL REPORTS—ANNUAL. The following, among other, reports relating to Her Majesty's Colonial Possessions have been issued, and may be obtained for a The amount expended on the Niger Coast Protectorate Force amounts to £21, lis.

2rf., the. Foreign Nation or Power except with the knowledge and sanction of Her Britannic Majesty’s Government (Hertslet,p). Another one read: The Chiefs of hereby engage to assist the British Consular or other officers in the execution of such duties as may beCited by: 2.

Her Majesty's favour and protection. According to Mr Hall, the author of "A Treatise on the Foreign Powers and Jurisdiction of the British Crown", the term "protectorate" " is one of which the meaning is somewhat 1.

1 Accounts and Papers (Protocol and General Act). London Gazette, 5 Junep. 93/ Protectorate. He was instructed to develop trade, promote civilisation and pave the way for placing the territories over which Her Majesty's Protectorate is and may be extended directly under British rule (MacDonald, ).

Inthe Oil Rivers Protectorate was renamed the Niger Coast Protectorate with additional territory. The phrase His/Her Majesty's dominions is a legal and constitutional phrase that refers to all the realms and territories of the Sovereign, whether independent or not.

Thus, for example, the British Ireland Actrecognised that the Republic of Ireland had "ceased to be part of His Majesty's dominions".When dependent territories that had never been annexed (that is, were not colonies of.

GENERAL ACT OF THE CONFERENCE AT BERLIN OF THE PLENIPOTENTIARIES OF GREAT BRITAIN, AUSTRIA-HUNGARY, BELGIUM, DENMARK, FRANCE, GERMANY, ITALY, THE NETHERLANDS, PORTUGAL, RUSSIA, SPAIN, SWEDEN AND NORWAY, TURKEY AND THE UNITED STATESRESPECTING:(1) FREEDOM OF TRADE IN THE BASIN OF THE CONGO;(2) THE SLAVE.

Full text of "Exterritoriality: The Law Relating to Consular Jurisdiction and to Residence in Oriental Countries" See other formats.

In the Malay state of Perak was placed under British protection by a treaty entered into with its sultan; and this eventually led to the inclusion in a British protectorate of the neighbouring Malay States of Selangor, Sungei Ujong, the cluster of small states called the Negri Sembilan and Pahang, which now form the Federated Malay States.

The consular activi-ties and 'gun-boat politics'3 were essentially coastal, and the territories Ii Her Britannic Majesty's Consul to the Bights of Benin and Biafra, II' signed with other African rulers in the Niger Coast Protectorate except that the Oba did.

Her Majesty's Government shall have the right to establish British Consular officers in any part of the said territories, who shall receive exequaturs in the name of the Government of North Borneo. They shall enjoy whatever privileges are usually granted to Consular officers, and they shall be entitled to hoist the British flag over their residences and public l: Kudat (–);, Sandakan.

The Raj of Sarawak, also State of Sarawak, was an independent state, and later a British protectorate, located in the northwestern part of the island of was established as an independent state from a series of land concessions acquired by an Englishman, James Brooke, from the Sultanate of k received recognition as an independent state from the United States inand Capital: Kuching.

Benin and the country for a great distance around it is under the jurisdiction of the Niger Coast Protectorate, and I would wish to particularly mention and point out here that ihe Royal Niger Company is a totally different enterprise altogether to the Niger Coast Protectorate.

University of Calgary Press University of Calgary Press Open Access Books The land has changed: history, society and gender in to as the Niger District were placed under the protection of Her Majesty the Queen from the date of the said treaties respectively.

he Niger Coast Protectorate became the Protectorate of Southern Ni. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Great Britain Foreign Office (Great Britain.

Foreign Office) Great Britain. Foreign Office: The British War Blue Book (HTML at Ibiblio) Great Britain. Foreign Office: The Conduct of the War by Sea (2 speeches, and a Foreign Office note; London: Darling and Son, ), also by Winston Churchill and H.

Asquith (multiple formats at ). Full text of "General Act of the Conference of Berlin Concerning the Congo" See other formats STOP Early Journal Content on JSTOR, Free to Anyone in the World This article is one of nearlyscholarly works digitized and made freely available to everyone in the world by JSTOR.Niger Coast Protectorate (Nigeria).

Report for the year on the trade of the Niger Coast Protectorate. London: Printed for H.M.S.O. by Harrison and Sons, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors.Despatches from the Archives is an occasional series in which I bring you interesting snippets of what I find during my research in the main focus of my work is the British Empire and its methods of rule, anticolonial resistance, and the cultural impacts of empire.