• KAMORUN ALIMI ADIOS V. THE STATE

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    Supreme Court, December 2016 APPEAL NO.SC.120/1985 Areas Of Law: ACTION, APPEAL, CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE, JURISDICTION, LAW OF EVIDENCE, PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE Summary Of Facts: The Accused/Appellant was charged before the High Court of Ogun State, sitting at Ilaro, with the offence of armed robbery punishable under S.1(2)(a) of the Robbery and Firearms (Special Provisions) Decree No. 47 of 1970. He pleaded not guilty to the charge. The case for the read more...

  • JOLIMAIR NIGERIA LIMITED Vs. LIBERTY BANK PLC 

    APPEAL NO: CA/L/1117/10 Areas Of Law: ACTION, APPEAL, BANKING LAW, COMPANY LAW, COURT, JUDGEMENT AND ORDER, PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE, WORDS AND PHRASES. Summary Of Facts: The Respondent initiated a suit for recovery of debt against the Appellants at the Lagos State High Court. During the proceedings particularly after the close of the case for the Respondent, steps were taken by the parties towards amicable settlement which necessitated the adjournment of the suit to allow parties explore read more...

  • CHIEF (PRINCE) R. A. OLUSI Vs. ALHAJI SAIDI BISHI & ORS

    Court Of Appeal - July, 2016 APPEAL NO: CA/L/272/2014  Areas Of Law: APPEAL, ESTOPPEL, LAND LAW, LOCUS STANDI, PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE Summary Of Facts The Claimant/Respondent instituted an action in a representative capacity at the Ikeja Judicial Division of the High Court of Lagos State seeking a declaration that the Claimants are the bona-fide owners of the property now municipally described as No. 3 Idiomo Street/No. 4, Egbe Street, Isale-Eko in the Lagos State of Nigeria by read more...

  • CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA Vs. CHIEF DANIEL OBAMENEKE OKEMUO & ANOR

    Court Of Appeal - July, 2016 APPEAL NO. CA/L/1208/2010 Areas Of Law: APPEAL, COURT, FUNDAMENTAL HUMAN RIGHT, JUDGEMENT AND ORDER, PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE Summary Of Facts The 1st Respondent by way of originating motion instituted an action for the enforcement of his Fundamental Human Right under the Fundamental Rights Enforcement Procedure Rules at the Lagos State High Court. Upon service of processes, the Appellant in opposing the application filed a Conditional Memorandum of read more...

  • ​​THE LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT & 2 ORS VS PRINCE JAMIU OLALEKAN SULE ONOSIPE & 3 ORS.

    Court Of Appeal - Lagos Division APPEAL NO: CA/L/702A/2010 Areas Of Law APPEAL, COURT, CUSTOMARY LAW, ESTOPPEL, PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE Summary Of Facts This action was commenced by way of writ of summons at High Court of Lagos State, Ikorodu Division by the 1st Respondent as Claimant against the Appellants claiming a declaration that he was lawfully and legally nominated for the appointment and installation as the next Oba Olubeshe of Ibesheland in Ikorodu Local Government of Lagos read more...