CONGRESS FOR PROGRESSIVE CHANGE
V.
INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (INEC) & ORS.

(2011) JELR 46120 (CA)    
Court of Appeal  ·  CA/A/EPT/PRES/1/11 ·  27 May 2011 ·  Nigeria
CORAM
ISA AYO SALAMI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria MOHAMMED L. GARBA Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria M.A.OWOADE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria IGNATIUS IGWE AGUBE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria OBANDE OGBUINYA Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
better particulars
applicants
senior counsel
4th respondents
paragraphs
14d
electoral act
further particulars
1st schedule
paragraphs of the petitioner
federal capital territory
federal high court
sole issue
written address
6th-42nd respondents
applicants motion
election petition
general terms
imo state
registration centre
said application
such further particulars
1st 2nd
4th petitioner chief ebun sofunde
above position of the respondents
case of abubakar v
case of alhaji atiku abubakar
clear statement
counsel chief wole olanipekun
democratic party
examples of the pleaded averments
ezewani v. onwordi
further particulars of pleadings
further support of his contention
law firm of alex a. izinyon
legal consequences
local government
local government areas
no. c
paragraph affidavit
paragraph counter affidavit
petitioners
provisions of paragraphs
said paragraph 14d
support of the counter affidavit
support of their different positions
true reflection of the lawful votes
updating of a national register of votes

ISA AYO SALAMI, J.C.A. PCA, OFR (Delivering the Lead Ruling): By a Motion on Notice dated and filed on 18th day of May, 2011, the 3rd and 4th Respondents to Petition No. C/A/EPT/PRES/11 through their leading Counsel Chief Wole Olanipekun, SAN filed an application for an order directing the Petitioners to give/furnish Further Particulars in relation to named paragraphs of the Petitioner's Petition dated and filed on 8/5/2011. The said application was brought pursuant to paragraphs 5, 17 and 54 of the 1st Schedule to the Electoral Act 2010 (As Amended) and Order 13 Rules 5 and 7 of the Federal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009.

The Further and/or Better Particulars requested for by the 3rd and 4th Respondents/Applicants relate to Paragraphs 12, 14(a), 14(b), 14(c), 4th Respondents/Applicants relate to Paragraphs 12, 14(a), 14(b), 14(c), 14(d), 14d(i)(a), 14d(i)(b), 14(d)(ii), 14(d)(iii), 14(d)(iv), 1a(d)(v), 1a(d)(vi), 14(d)(vii), 14(d)(viii), 14(d)(ix), 14(d)(x), 14(d)(xi), 14(d)…

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