(2003) JELR 46237 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/L/61M2/2002 ·  10 Nov 2003 ·  Nigeria
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BCE Consulting Eng. v. N.N.P.C. [2004] 3 NWLR (Pt.859)1
SULEIMAN GALADIMA Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria PIUS OLAYIWOLA ADEREML Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria CHRISTOPHER MITCHELL CHUKWUMA-ENEH Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
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lower court
notice of cross-appeal
bce consultant engineering
bce consulting engineers
learned counsel
extension of time
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name of the respondent
senior counsel
federal high court
partnership firm
united kingdom
application of this nature
following party
leave of this court
order of this court
respondent substitute
supreme court
22-paragraph affidavit
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civil procedure
contention of the learned counsel
court of appeal rules
evidence of genuine mistake
following orders
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judgment of the lower court
leading judgment
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registration of business name
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respondent seeking
substantial issues of law
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such amendment
supreme court decision
time file

SULEIMAN GALADIMA, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is an application brought by the respondent seeking for the following orders:

"1. AN ORDER substituting the following party/title for the plaintiff/respondent in this case:

BCE CONSULTING ENGINEERING (a Partnership firm otherwise known as BCE Consulting Engineers)


AN ORDER adding the following party that is BCE CONSULTANT ENGINEERING (a Partnership firm otherwise known as BCE Consulting Engineers) as plaintiff/respondent in this appeal.

2. AN ORDER enlarging time within which the plaintiff/respondent may file and serve a 'respondent's notice' in this appeal.

3. AN ORDER deeming the 'respondent's notice' filed by the plaintiff/respondent on 22nd day of November, 2002 as having been properly filed.

4. AN ORDER enlarging the time within which the respondent may cross-appeal against the judgment of the court below delivered on 7th March, 2002.

5. AN ORDER deeming the notice of cross-appeal dated 22nd day of N…

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