WURO BOGGA NIGERIA LTD & ANOR
V.
HON. MINISTER OF FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY & ORS.

(2009) JELR 44098 (CA)    

Court of Appeal  ·  CA/A/255M/08 ·  15 Dec 2009 ·  Nigeria
CORAM
MARY UKAEGO PETER- ODILI Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria JIMI OLUKAYODE BADA Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria AYOBODE OLUJIMI LOKULO-SODIPE Justice of The Court of Appeal of Nigeria
Core Terms Beta
learned counsel
following cases
jurisdiction of the lower court
s.c. page
lower court
nwlr part
public officers protection act
notice of preliminary objection
following reliefs
motu raise
2nd plaintiff
honourable court
nwlr page
laws of the federation
challenging jurisdiction
a. g. ogun state
objection of the respondents
civil procedure
statement of defence
view of the provisions of section
4th defendants
statement of claim
4th respondents
said ruling of the lower court
point of law
2nd defendants of the plaintiffs
leventis technical co. ltd
virtue of the provisions of section
defence of the limitation
appellants
trial judge
respondents
own case
human body
prior notice
steel workers union
western steel
plot no.
action
western steel workers ltd
supreme court
ayobode o. lokulo-sodipe
right of occupancy
attorney general of bendel state
petrojessica enterprises ltd
mary u. peter-odili

JIMI OLUKAYODE BADA. J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the Ruling of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory Abuja delivered on Friday the 7th day of March 2008.

The Appellants as Plaintiff by an action commenced at the Lower Court claimed against the Respondents the following reliefs:-

"(1) A declaration that the 2nd Plaintiff is the beneficial owner of the property located at Plot No. 6 Cadastral Zone BO5, Utako - Abuja which is covered by a previous Certificate of Occupancy file Number FCT/ABU/MISC: 7300 now numbered as file Number MISC 55124.

(2) An Order that the purported revocation without prior notice or fair hearing by the 1st and 2nd Defendants of the Plaintiffs' right of occupancy in Plot No. 6 Cadastral Zone BO5, Utako- Abuja is unconstitutional, invalid, null, void and of no effect.

(3) An Order that the purported reallocation by the 1st and 2nd Defendants of the Plaintiff's right of occupancy in Plot No. 6 Cadastral Zone BO5, Ut…

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