(2018) JELR 39108 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/S/88/2017 ·  25 May 2018 ·  Nigeria
HUSSEIN MUKHTAR Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria MUHAMMED LAWAL SHUAIBU Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria FREDERICK OZIAKPONO OHO Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria

MUHAMMED LAWAL SHUAIBU, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This appeal is against the ruling of the High Court of Justice, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State delivered on 26/04/2017 wherein judgment was entered in favour of the respondent, attaching the appellants houses at Badariya Area, Birnin Kebbi.

At page 93 of the record of appeal, the learned trial judge found as follows: -

Now having gone through all the processes filed by the parties in this case, I find the application succeeds and I hereby make the following order:

1. That I hereby direct for the attachment and sale of the Respondents two houses located at Badariya Area; Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State in execution of the consent judgment in Suit No. BK/25DC/2014 delivered by the Senior District Court V. Birnin Kebbi dated 11th day of March, 2014 and the payment of cost of execution.

Aggrieved by the above, appellant appealed to this Court through a notice of appeal filed on 27/4/2017. The said notice of appeal contains seven ground of…

There's more. Sign in to continue reading. is the comprehensive database of case law and legislation from Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria. Gain seamless access to over 20,000 cases, recent judgments, statutes, and rules of court.

Get started   Login