SIDI DAUDA BAGE, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the judgment of Olatoye J. of the High court of Justice, Sagamu, Ogun state in suit No. HCS/120/95 FIRST BANK OF NIGERIA PLC V. ATUNRASE CARPETS and UNDERLAYS LIMITED, delivered on the 27th day of March, 1998, against the defendant, now appellant in this court.
The plaintiff, who is the Respondent herein, had before the trial court per his amended, statement of claim dated the 7th day of December 1995, claim against the defendant as follows:-
(a) The sum of N660, 000:00 and N3, 340, 000:00 as special and general damages respectively for negligence and breach of its Banker customer contractual relationship with the plaintiff.
(b) Particulars of special damage loss of net profit of N20, 000 per-days on its product for 33 days.
The gist of this case is that, the Respondent is a limited liability company engaged in the business of manufactures of carpet underlay at its Head office in Sagamu with branches …