DELIVERED BY MODUPE FASANMI, J.C.A: This is an appeal against the judgment of the High Court of Oyo State holden at Ibadan delivered on the 29th of February, 2000.
The Appellant claimed against the two Respondents by a motion on notice dated 20th July, 1998 an order:
"Prohibiting the President and members of the Oluyole Local Government Olode/Omiyale Grade 'C' Customary Court sitting at Mushin Odinjo, Area Ibadan from hearing or further hearing suit no. 182/98 currently pending in the said Court and any other suit which the 2nd Respondent may bring before the said court concerning or relating to the title or possession of the Applicant's land at Alapata Village via Aiyetoro Egbeda-Tuba Road, Oluyole Local Government Ibadan.
The grounds on which the application was based were as follows:
(a) The Customary Court lacks jurisdiction to adjudicate over the claim of the 2nd Respondent, the value of the land, the subject matter of the claim being in excess of its jurisdiction as specified in…