(2006) JELR 49376 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/L/468/04 ·  20 Feb 2006 ·  Nigeria
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Adeosun v. Akinyemi [2007] 4 NWLR (Pt.1023)
Adeosun v. Akinyemi (2007) 4 NWLR (Pt. 1023) 47
CLARA BATA OGUNBIYI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria RAPHAEL CHIKWE AGBO Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria PAUL ADAMU GALINJE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
court of appeal rules
high court of lagos state
support of this application
copy of the proposed ground of appeal
high court
lead ruling
learned counsel
honourable court
paragraph affidavit
constitution of the federal republic of nigeria
suit judgment
issue of the grounds of appeal
good cause
support of the application of 11th november
d. exhibit a
copy of the proceedings of 25th may
mr. adisa adeogun
lagos high court
dr. adetunji akinyemi
interested apply
further affidavit
ruling of adeyinka j.
submission of the learned counsel
pendency of the suit no. id
circumstances of this case
chief jimoh arowolo
grounds of appeal
paragraphs counter affidavit
such equitable relief
interested party
substantial reasons
avoidance of doubt
supreme court
exhibit c prima facie show
similar terms
ground of appeal
execution of the order of possession
declaration of title
exhibit b
legal practitioners
risk of repetition

GALINJE, J.C.A. (Delivering the Lead Ruling): The applicant herein brought this application by way of motion on notice pursuant to section 243(A) of the 1999 Constitution and Order 3 rule 4 of the Court of Appeal Rules, 2002. Although the document that is referred to as 1999 Constitution is strange, I presume that the applicant is referring to the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999.

The applicant's prayers as set out in his motion paper which is dated 11th November, 2004 read as follows: -

"1. Enlarging the time within which the applicant may apply for leave to appeal from the ruling of Adeyinka J. sitting in the High Court of Lagos State dated 19/11/02.

2. Granting leave to the applicant to appeal as a party interested in and aggrieved by the said ruling.

3. An order extending the time within which the applicant's notice of appeal annexed to the affidavit in support of this application can be filed.

4. Such further or other order as the Honourable Court may deem f…

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