Govt., Anambra State v. A.S.C.S.N. (2003) 1 NWLR (Pt 800) pg. 83 Govt., Anambra State v. A.S.C.S.N. (2003) 1 NWLR (Pt. 800) 83
MUHAMMAD SAIFULLAHI MUNTAKA-COOMASSIE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
ZAINAB ADAMU BULKACHUWA Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
ALBERT GBADEBO ODUYEMI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
substantial grounds of appeal
grounds of appeal
court of appeal rules
extension of time
accountant-general of anambra state
support of the application
absence of counsel
absence of the said judgment
cause of the delay
certified copy of the proceedings of 2nd march
enforcement of a judgment
ex-parte oral application
interpretation of that judgment
interpretation of the earlier order of court
learned senior state counsel
national industrial court
oral application of counsel
prima facie show
proceedings of the lower court
registry of this court
result of the events
state ministry of justice
such further order
true copy of the ruling of the court
ODUYEMI, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Ruling): By an application on notice filed in the Registry of this court on 9th May, 2001, applicants sought for the following orders:
"(a) For extension of time within which the applicants shall apply for leave to appeal against the ruling of the learned Judges of the National Industrial Court, holden at Abuja delivered on 2/3/2001.
(b) Leave to appeal; and
(c) Extension of time within which to file notice and grounds of appeal.
(d) And for such further order or orders as the Honourable Court may deem fit to make in the circumstance."
In support of the application, applicants filed an affidavit the substance of which is that-
(i) Respondent commenced proceedings for the enforcement of a judgment in its favour delivered by the National Industrial Court (hereinafter called the lower court on 27th June, 1999.
(ii) By an application to the lower court the applicant sought for interpretation of that judgment consequent upon certain laws enacted afte…
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