ADEYERI & ORS
V.
OKOBI & ORS

(1989) JELR 39797 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/I/110/85 ·  15 Feb 1989 ·  Nigeria
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Other Citations
Adeyeri v. Okobi (1989) 5 NWLR (Pt.119)
CORAM
JOHN HEZEKIAH OMOLOLU-THOMAS Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria IBRAHIM KOLAPO SULU-GAMBARI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria EMMANUEL OBIOMA OGWUEGBU Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
application
court
applicants
court of appeal act
practice direction no.1
supreme court
order
period
president of this court
appeal
judgment of this court
learned counsel
notice of appeal
plaintiffs
practice direction
suit
vacation
18th day of july
affidavit
appeals
appellants
avoidance of doubt
constitution of nigeria
counsel
dated 1st july
date of the decision
exhibit
filing appellant
filing of briefs of argument
grounds of appeal
honourable court
humble opinion
judgment of the court
judgment of this honourable court
leading judgment
legal notice no.
mr. oke
mr. solarin
nigeria
notice
october
power
provisions of the court of appeal rules
questions
respondents
s.213 of the constitution of the federal republic
said practice direction
stage
statutory period
such further order

OGWUEGBU, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): The plaintiffs/appellants/applicants brought this application pursuant to S.213 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1979, as amended praying for:-

"(a) An order granting leave to the plaintiffs/applicants to appeal against the judgment of this Honourable Court delivered in this suit on the 18th day of July, 1988;

(b) an order deeming the Notice of Appeal filed in this suit on the 6th of October, 1988, as having been properly filed; and

(c) for such further order or other orders as this Honourable Court may deem fit to make in the circumstances of the case."

The application was dated 1st November, 1988 and filed on 3rd November, 1988. It is supported by an affidavit which has the notice and grounds of appeal attached to it as Exhibit "A" and a further affidavit with Exhibits "DTA.1" and "DTA.2" attached. The two exhibits are the judgment of this court to which leave to appeal to the Supreme Court is sought and th…

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