(2002) JELR 44413 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/L/286/97 ·  10 Jun 2002 ·  Nigeria
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Shobajo v. Ikotun [2003] 14 NWLR (Pt.840)237
GEORGE ADESOLA OGUNTADE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria SULEIMAN GALADIMA Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria PIUS OLAYIWOLA ADEREMI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
vaughan street
said property
iyabo olojo-kosoko
learned trial judge
deed of conveyance
brief of argument
certificate of titles nos
lands registry office
exhibit d
mesne profits
parcel of land
possession of the property
registrar of titles
respect of that piece
statement of claim
account of fraud
ahmadiyya movement
amended notice of appeal
amended statement of defence
daughter iyabo olojo kosoko
evidence iyabo olojo kosoko
evidence of the respondent
failure of the appellant
favour of the respondent
first registration
following reliefs
following terms
high court of lagos state
late adekunle olojo
late adekunle olojo-kosoko
leading judgment
lead judgment
legal issue
occupation of the said premises
part of the said judgment
possession of the said premises
rate of n4,000.00
rectification of the register of title no.
requirements of the law
set moral standards
third leg of the counter-claim
trial judge

ADEREMI, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): The appellant who was the plaintiff in the High Court of Lagos State holden at Lagos (Coram Adeniji, J.) claimed against the respondent who was the defendant in that court, the following reliefs:

(1) An order for the setting aside of the Certificate of Titles Nos. MO 12330 and MO 12331 issued by the Lands Registry Office in Lagos on the 28th of September, 1977 and on the 10th day of January, 1979 respectively, on the land in dispute with the building thereon situate, lying and being at No. 35 Vaughan Street, Ebute-Metta, Apapa Road on account of fraud.

(2) A declaration that the plaintiff is entitled to the grant of a Certificate of Occupancy in respect of that piece or parcel of land with the building thereon situate, lying and being at No. 35, Vaughan Street, Ebute-Metta, Apapa Road, Lagos in the Lagos State of Nigeria, more particularly described in the plan attached to the deed of conveyance dated the 22nd day of March, 1946 and …

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