BIOCON AGROCHEMICALS (NIGERIA) LTD. & ORS.
V.
KUDU HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD. & ANOR.

(1996) JELR 46225 (SC)    

Supreme Court  ·  SC.110/1995 ·  27 Feb 1996 ·  Nigeria
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Other Citations
Biocon Agrochem. Ltd. v. Kudu Holdings (Pty) Ltd (1996) 3 NWLR (Pt.437)375
Biocon Agrochem. Ltd. v. Kudu Holdings (Pty) Ltd. (1996) 3 NWLR (Pt. 437) 373
CORAM
MUHAMMADU LAWAL UWAIS Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria IDRIS LEGBO KUTIGI Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria EMMANUEL OBIOMA OGWUEGBU Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria UTHMAN MOHAMMED Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria SYLVESTER UMARU ONU Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
application
appellants
court of appeal
respondents
court
4th appellant
applicants
stay of proceedings
appeal
high court
order
trial court
further proceedings
1st-3rd appellants
court of trial
supreme court
brother kutigi
final determination of the appeal
notice of appeal
21st day of june
records of appeal
refusal of leave
sale of fish
29-paragraph affidavit
3rd appellant
a.g. bendel state
ancillary prayers
appellant intervener
appellants brief of argument
competing rights of the parties
counter-claim
effectual determination of the appeal
escrow account
expose 1st-3rd appellants
good cause
intervener join
irrevocable assignee of the sum of us
irrevocable letter of credit
leading ruling
learned trial judge
record shows
ruling of the court of appeal
ruling of trial court
said ruling sought leave
said sum of us
subject of the plaintiffs
sub-rule
suit no. ld
support of the motion
virtue of the fact

KUTIGI, J.S.C.: (Delivering the Leading Ruling): The appellants/applicants by Motion on Notice prayed for:-

1. An order enlarging the time within which the appellants/applicants may file records and appellants brief of argument for the purpose of determining the appeal herein.

2. An order deeming as having been properly filed the appellants brief of argument dated 4th, August, 1995 and the records of appeal filed along with this application as sufficient records for the effectual determination of the appeal herein lodged.

3. An order staying further proceedings in the court of trial in Suit No. LD/335 1/93 pending the hearing and final determination of the appeal lodged in this court on the 21st day of June, 1995.

Grounds for the application

(i) Leave to appeal was granted on 21st day of June, 1995 and notice of appeal was filed same day.

(ii) Records of appeal ought to be compiled and filed by appellants within 14 days after ground (1) but Judges' notes of proceedings and some other…

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