(2001) JELR 44263 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/K/68/98 ·  28 Jun 2001 ·  Nigeria
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Ojonye v. Ibrahim (2002) 1 NWLR (Pt 747) 166
Ojonye v. Ibrahim (2002) 1 NWLR (Pt. 747) 166
ISA AYO SALAMI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria RABIU DANLAMI MUHAMMAD Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria VICTOR AIMEPOMO OYELEYE OMAGE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
statement of claim
grounds of appeal
1st defendant
power of attorney
learned trial judge
sales agreement
statement of defence
lands registration law
leave of court
brief of argument
determination of the appeal
honourable court
kaduna state
kaduna state high court
trial judge
3rd defendants
exhibits p3
lower court
said exhibits
1st respondent
abuse of the court
additional grounds of appeal
appellant extension
brother rabiu danlami muhammad
consequential orders
contention of the learned counsel
court of appeal rules
final analysis of my various findings shows
following conclusion
following reliefs
inter alia
kwara state v
laws of federation of nigeria
leading judgment
purpose of formulation of issues
rabiu danlami muhammad
real issue
registration law
said exhibit
second issue
victor aimepomo oyeleye omage
virtue of s.15 of the land registration law

RABIU DANLAMI MUHAMMAD, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): The 1st respondent herein i.e Alhaji Salisu Ibrahim was the plaintiff at the lower court. He instituted an action at the Kaduna State High Court claiming the following reliefs:-

(a) As against the 1st, 2nd and 3rd defendants a DECLARATION that he is the lawful owner of the right of Occupancy over plot and property known as No. Z. 12 Jaji road (also known as Z.5 Jaji Road) Abakpa Kaduna.

b) AN ORDER directing the 1st defendant to refund to the plaintiff the total sum of N46,800.00 (forty six thousand, Eight hundred naira) only being the rent at N100.00 per room, per month for the 16 rooms covering the period August, 1991 to August, 1994.

c) AN ORDER restraining the 1st defendant from collecting or further collecting any rents or dues or monies from the tenants of the house No.Z. 12 Jaji Road (Known as No. 25 Jaji Road) Abakpa Kaduna."

It is only the 1st defendant, Adaji Ojonye, who is now the appellant that filed a stat…

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