U.B.N. PLC.
V.
GOMBE OIL SEED PROCESSORS LTD.

(2002) JELR 51086 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/J/56/98 ·  23 May 2002 ·  Nigeria
CORAM
ALOMA M. MUKHTAR, JCA (Presided and Read the Lead Judgment) OLUDADE OLADAPO OBADINA, JCA ISA ABUBAKAR MANGAJI, JCA
Core Terms Beta
respondent
honourable justice mamman kolo
grounds of appeal
suit no. fhc
appeal
suit no. ba
gombe state
honourable court
learned trial judge
particulars of error
appellant’s reply brief
laws of the federation of nigeria
court of appeal
decision of high court of justice
high court
particular events
24th day of june
above finding of the learned trial judge
abuse of process of this honourable court
banking company
briefs of argument
candid view
civil suit
content of the petition
co rn facto rs
federal high court
following cases
following orders
grounds of the objection
hon. mr. justice heyman
honourable court lacks
honourable court material facts
humble peti ti
implications of the mandatory provisions of sections
judgment of high court of justice
marathon grounds of appeal
payment of its debt
pending appeal
properties of the respondent company
pursuit of its appeal
ruling of high court of justice
ruling of the honourable justice mamman kolo
said letter
said ruling of high court of justice
senior registrar of the federal high court
such order
up of the appellant company

MUKHTAR, JCA (Delivering the Lead Judgment): In the Federal High Court sitting at Jos, the respondent who was then a petitioner filed a petition for winding up of the appellant company. The content of the petition is as follows:- “THE HUMBLE PETI TI ON OUNIO N BANK ONIGERIA PLC A BANKING COMPANY INCORPORATED IN NIGERIA O40 MARI NA LAGOS S HOWS AS FOLLOWS:-

(1) GO MBE OI L SEED P RO CESS ORS LI MI TED (HEREINAFTER CALLED THE COMPANY) WAS ON 22ND DAY OF MARCH, 1973 INCORPORATED UNDER THE COMPANIES DECREE 1968 NOW REPEALED AND IN ITS PLACE COMPANIES AND

ALLIED MATTERS ACT, 1990.

THE REGISTERED OFFICE OF THE COMPANY IS

AT BIU ROAD, GOMBE TOWN, GOMBE STATE.

THE NOMINAL CAPITAL OF THE COMPANY IS N1, 000, 000. 00 DIVIDED I NTO 1, 000, 000 O RDINARY SHARES O N1.00 EACH. THE

AMO UNT OF THE CAP ITAL PAI UP O R

CREDITED AS PAID IS N1,000,000.00.

THE OBJECTS FOR WHICH THE COMPANY WAS ESTABLISHED ARE AS FOLLOWS:-

“TO CARRY ON THE BUSINESS IN ALL

THEIR RES PECTIVE BRANCHES O R MANUFACTURERS, REF INERS OF,

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