IKECHUKWU
V.
NWOYE

(2013) JELR 51193 (SC)    

Supreme Court  ·  SC.131/2013 ·  20 Dec 2013 ·  Nigeria
CORAM
IBRAHIM TANKO MUHAMMAD JSC (Presided) OLUKAYODE ARIWOOLA JSC MUSA DATTIJO MUHAMMAD JSC CLARA BATA OGUNBIYI JSC (Read the Lead Ruling) KUMAI BAYANG AKA’AHS JSC
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grounds of appeal
application
order
proposed amended notice
rule
additional grounds of appeal
constitution of the federal republic of nigeria
interest of justice
mixed law
wit grounds
issues of facts
rules of this court
lead ruling
learned counsel
order of the honourable court
supreme court
typographical errors
appellant applicant
final decision
leave of court
proposed amendment
behalf of the 1st respondent
final order
such waiver of compliance
supreme court rules
conflicting nature of the totality of the application
copies of the amended notice
copy of the said notice
exercise of such discretion
expected result of adjudication
following reliefs
further postulation
honourable court a
inherent jurisdiction of this honourable court
judgement of the court
judicial power
judicial powers
ogunbiyi jsc
paragraphs affidavit
particular reason
prior leave of the honourable court
provision of subsection
requisite leave
senior counsel
support of the motion
typographical error
very reason

OGUNBIYI JSC (Delivering the Lead Ruling): The application at hand is brought pursuant to section 6(6)(1) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended), Order 8, rule 4 of the Supreme Court Rules and the inherent jurisdiction of this honourable court, praying for the following reliefs: “1. An order of the honourable court, grantingleave to the appellant applicant to file and argue grounds of appeal on issues of facts or mixed law and facts to wit grounds 10, 11 and 12 in the proposed amended notice and grounds of appeal.

An order of the honourable court, grantingleave to the appellant applicant to file and argue additional grounds of appeal to wit grounds 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 in the proposed amended notice and grounds of appeal.

An order of the honourable court grantingleave to the appellant applicant to amend his notice and grounds of appeal dated 27 March 2013 and filed on the same date by correcting typographical errors and/or modifyi…

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