(2011) JELR 45892 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/I/151/2004 ·  31 Mar 2011 ·  Nigeria
SIDI DAUDA BAGE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria MODUPE FASANMI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria JOSEPH SHAGBAOR IKYEGH Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
learned trial judge
n.w.l.r. part
certiorari proceedings
council of the university
registrar of the university
governing council
judgment of the lower court
learned counsel
senior staff
confirmation of his appointment
employee of the respondent
letter of confirmation
letter of temporary appointment
notice of appeal
ogbomoso nigeria edict no.
order of certiorari
reference no. reg
regulations of the university
statutory provisions
such conditions of service
termination of his appointment
termination of his employment
vide letter
act of the respondent
brief facts of the case
cases of olaniyan v
conditions of the contract
counsel awomolo otaru
courts record
department of physiology of the ladoke akintola university
ground of appeal no.
leading judgment
learned jurist
lower court
mode of the termination of his appointment
notice of termination of appellant
rape of miss olutoyin olalere
report of the panel
secretary of the governing council
see eperokun
serious criminal offences
status of the edict
termination of staff
w.r.n. page

MODUPE FASANMI, J.C.A.(Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the judgment of an Oyo State High Court delivered in Ogbomoso on the 25th day of February, 2004.

The brief facts of the case are that the Appellant was an employee of the Respondent wherein he was employed on the 6th of January, 1994 as a Lecturer in the Department of Physiology of the Ladoke Akintola University. The letter of temporary appointment was conveyed to the Appellant. Appellant's appointment was regularized vide letter dated 20th July, 1995. Subsequently his appointment was confirmed through letter dated 14th May, 1997 reference No. REG/ESTAB/SS/PR.317. Para. 2 of the letter of confirmation, dated 14th May, 1997 thereof states:

"By this confirmation, your appointment is to retiring age, but shall be subject to the regulations of the University and such conditions of service as may be approved by the Council of the University from time to time."

Appellant accepted the confirmation of his appoi…

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