ITA GEORGE MBABA, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This appeal is against the judgment of the High Court of Imo State in Suit No. HOR/161/2013, delivered on 6/2/2014 by Hon. Justice L.C. Azuama, wherein his Lordship granted the fundamental rights reliefs sought by the Respondent herein awarded him the sum of Five Hundred Thousand Naira (N500,000.00) damages against the Appellants for the infringement of his fundamental rights. Appellants were the Respondents at the Lower Court, while the Respondent herein was the Applicant at the said Court.
At the Lower Court, as per his statement in support of the application, Applicant sought the following reliefs against the Respondents jointly and severally:
(a) An Order for the enforcement of Applicants respective fundamental right to personal liberty, right to dignity of person, right to fair hearing.
(b) An Order of the (sic) perpetual injunction restraining the Respondents their servants, agents and privies from infringing upon the fund…