(2011) JELR 46088 (CA)    
Court of Appeal  ·  CA/L/69/2002 ·  2 Jun 2011 ·  Nigeria
IBRAHIM MOHAMMED MUSA SAULAWA Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria ADAMU JAURO Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria RITA NOSAKHARE PEMU Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
notice of appeal
extension of time
rules of court
lower court
registry of this court
court of appeal rules
grounds of appeal
lead judgment
5th june
decision of the court
sum of n1,010,000.00
19th may
above reproduced rules
adamu jauro
appeal court
careful perusal of the above rule
competence of the notice of appeal
court of appeal rule
final judgment
further address
good cause
high court
judgment of the lagos state high court
kogi state high court
latter case
leading judgment
mr. g. o. anizoba
noble lord
ogebe jca
order of court
provisions of the constitution of the federal republic
purposes of clarity
registry court
regularity of the court processes
relevant rules of court
respective counsel
respect of this appeal
rita nosakhare pemu
said sum
statement of claim
submission of the learned counsel
true sense
view of the provisions of order

ADAMU JAURO, J.C.A. (Delivered the Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the judgment of the Lagos State High Court in suit No.ID/1514/2000 delivered on the 5th June, 2000 coram Adeniji, J.

The facts culminating in this appeal can be briefly summarized as follows: By a writ of summons and statement of claim dated 19th May, 2000 and 22nd May, 2000 respectively, the respondent claimed against the defendant now appellant, the sum of N1,010,000.00 being outstanding amount payable to the respondent for the supply of 23 metric tonnes of HL Polyol (chemical). The respondent further claimed interest on the said sum at the rate of 18% per annum from 25th June, 1998 until judgment and thereafter 6% per annum until final liquidation of the judgment sum. The respondent filed along with the originating processes a motion ex parte for injunction and substituted service and another motion on notice for injunction. On 30th May, 2000 the respondent filed a motion on notice for final judgment a…

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