JAMES OGENYI OGEBE, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): The plaintiff/respondent's claim against the defendant/appellant before Enugu High Court is (1) for a declaration that the plaintiff/respondent is entitled to a statutory right of occupancy over a piece or parcel of land situate at Ugbene Nike, in Enugu East Local Government Area within jurisdiction which is registered as No. 61 at page 61 in volume 836 of the Land Registry, Enugu; the annual rental value is N500.00.
(2) The defendant/appellant recently went into part of the aforesaid piece or parcel of land without the consent and or permission of the plaintiff/respondent, uprooted the crops and destroyed other plants thereon.
(3) N2,000.00 damages for trespass.
(4) Injunction restraining the defendant/appellant, his servants, agents, privies and/or proxies from further acts of interference, obstruction, and/or trespass with or disturbing the plaintiff/respondent's use and enjoyment of the said land.
On 17/2/2000 the ap…