(1999) JELR 45341 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/L/224M/99 ·  15 Jul 1999 ·  Nigeria
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Bettini Homes Limited v. Internorth Nigeria Limited (1999) 13 NWLR (Pt. 634)
GEORGE ADESOLA OGUNTADE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria ATINUKE OMOBONIKE IGE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria AMIRU SANUSI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
lower court
hearing of this application yesterday
parte orders
order of the lower court
ruling of the lower court
support of the application
lead ruling
2nd respondents mr. a. akintokun
learned counsel
said accounts
arguments of counsel
determination of the appeal
4th respondents
mr. e. uwa
inter alia
victoria island
application ex-parte
order of mareva injunction
form of irreversible disruption of the applicant
fountain trust merchant bank ltd.
brother oguntade j.c.a.
accounts of the appellant
established principle of law
2nd floor
private residence of the 3rd respondent
adeola odeku street
chief registrar of the federal high court
compelling interest of justice
serious hardship
relationship of the issue
said orders
zenith international bank ltd.
oladipo diya street
suit no. fhc
ex-parte application
receiver manager of the appellant
guaranty trust bank plc
business of the appellant
further affidavit
respect of an appealable order
following banks

OGUNTADE, J.C.A. (Delivering the Lead Ruling): We concluded the hearing of this application yesterday 14-7-99. The issues involved imposed an urgency.

The applicant prays for an order "discharging or suspending or varying (in the terms set forth in the schedule hereto) the ex parte orders made by the lower court on the 26th day of April, 1999 pending the hearing and determination of the appeal filed against the ruling of the lower court made on the 4th day of June, 1999.

The terms of variation proposed read thus:-

"1. Discharging or suspending the order of the lower court appointing the Chief Registrar of the Federal High Court or her substitute as Receiver Manager of the appellant.

2. Discharging or suspending the order of the lower court restraining the 3rd and 4th Respondents from entering:

a. Plot 1115A Adeola Odeku Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.

b. Shop 5, 2nd Floor, 14 Idowu Martins Street Lagos.

c. 24, Oladipo Diya Street, Sani Abacha Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos (which premises is …

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