EYO
V.
ONUOHA & ANOR

(2011) JELR 44119 (SC)    

Supreme Court  ·  SC.251/2003 ·  25 Mar 2011 ·  Nigeria
CORAM
ALOMA MARIAM MUKHTAR Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria WALTER SAMUEL NKANU ONNOGHEN Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria FRANCIS FEDODE TABAI Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria IBRAHIM TANKO MUHAMMAD Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria OLUFUNLOLA OYELOLA ADEKEYE Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
evidence
udo udo akpaetim
plaintiff
court of appeal
eyo udo udo
trial court
udo ekpo ikpa
pw2
statement of claim
nwlr part
grounds of appeal
learned counsel
learned trial judge
dw3
traditional history of the land
lower court
statement of defence
cross-examination
dismissal of the appellant
evidence of contradiction of the evidence
first son of udo udo akpaetim
judgment of the trial court
part of the land
udo ekpo ikpa of nung aduak family
briefs of argument
evidence of the parties
land being
respect of the land being
2nd plaintiff witness
adoption of the principle
case of the defendant
contentions of the learned counsel
course of cross-examination pw2
court of appeal was right
exchange of pleadings parties
f. f. tabai
following issues
follow reliefs
high court of akwa ibom state
leading judgment
leave of this court
mogaji vs odofin
pieces of his land
resolution of important issues
rules of the court
said udo ekpo ikpa

A. M. MUKHTAR, J.S.C (Delivering the Leading Judgment): In the High Court of Akwa Ibom State, sitting in Uyo, the plaintiff who is the appellant in this appeal instituted an action against the respondents seeking the follow reliefs:-

"1. SPECIAL DAMAGE : (sic)

(a) Six orange trees destroyed ......

General damages .. .. .. N491,700.00

TOTAL .. .. .. N500,000.00

2. A declaration that the plaintiff is entitled to the certificate of occupancy in respect of the land being and situate beside the building at No. 221 Oron Road, Itiam Ikot Ebia, Uyo, and which said land is more particularly described in Survey plan No: AS/K146/92LD dated 18th December, 1992.

3. Perpetual injunction to restrain the defendant his agents, servants and privies or otherwise from further trespassing or entering upon the land being and situate beside the building at No. 221 Oron Road, Itiam Ikot Ebia, Uyo, and which said land is more particularly described in survey plan No: AS/AK146/92LD dated 18th December 1992."

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