OGUNTADE J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): In Suit No. IK/80/71, the Respondents as Plaintiffs claimed against the Appellant as the Defendants the following reliefs:
"1. Declaration of Title according to Native Law and Customs to all that piece and parcel of land situate lying and being at Oluwo village near Igbogbo in Ikorodu Division of Lagos State.
2. ? 100 (One Hundred Pounds) being damages for trespass to the said land.
3. Recovery of possession of the land."
In another Suit No. IK/65/73, the Appellants were the Plaintiffs and they claimed against the Respondents who were the Defendants the following reliefs.
"1. A Declaration of Title under Native Law and Custom to all that parcel of land at Oluwo Village and at Elepe Village shown on the plan filed herein and thereon edged Pink.
2. Forfeiture of the Defendants Customary Tenancy in respect of the area edged yellow on the plan filed herewith.
3. Possession of the said land edged yellow as aforesaid.
4. An injunction rest…