UBA. PLC.
V.
B.T.L. IND. LTD.

(2005) JELR 45236 (SC)    

Supreme Court  ·  SC.301/2003(-R) ·  15 Apr 2005 ·  Nigeria
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Other Citations
U.B.A. Plc. V. BTL Ind.Ltd.(2005) 10 NWLR (Pt.933) 356 (2005) 4 S.C 40 (2005) 4 S.C 40
CORAM
MUHAMMADU LAWAL UWAIS Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria SALIHU MODIBBO ALFA BELGORE Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria IDRIS LEGBO KUTIGI Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria ALOYSIUS IYORGYER KATSINA-ALU Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria GEORGE ADESOLA OGUNTADE Justice of The Supreme Court of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
appellant
court
applicant
additional evidence
case
order
respondent
trial
mr. coker
new evidence
trial court
lower court
exhibits u06
support of the application
trial judge
appellant leave
case of the appellant
chief babalola
notice of appeal
applicant wishes
exhibit u01
fresh issues of law
public policy consideration
such evidence
amended brief of argument
appellant extension of time
call evidence
chief afe babalola
concurrent finding of fact
documentary exhibits
dr. konyin ajayi
final conclusion
following issues
following sums of money
french francs
fresh brief
further affidavit
grant of the prayers
leading ruling
managing director mr. kayode fasanya
mr. ugochukwu okwesili
own rule
r mcgregor
said prayer
s.a.n
subject-matter of this appeal
support of this motion
united bank
unmatched bills

OGUNTADE, J.S.C. (Delivering the Leading Ruling): The appellant, United Bank for Africa Plc. by its motion filed on 23/2/ 05 prayed for the following:

"(1) An order granting leave to the appellant to raise fresh issues of law as to: (a) frustration; (b) public policy consideration; (c) misjoinder of causes; (d) illegality and supervening legislation; (e) jurisdiction; (f) unjust enrichment; and (g) burden of proof.

(2) An order granting the appellant leave to amend the notice of appeal dated 20/10/03 by substituting thereof the notice of appeal attached as exhibit U01 to the affidavit in support of this motion.

(3) An order enlarging the time within which to apply for leave to file grounds other than the grounds of law in this appeal.

(4) An order granting leave to the appellant to file grounds other than grounds of law in this appeal.

(5) An order granting leave to the appellant to file grounds of appeal challenging concerning concurrent finding of fact.

(6) An order, (sought ex ab…

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