Law Reports

Position of the Law on the Life Span of an Ex-parte Order: Skye Bank v. Haruna & Ors

SKYE BANK PLC v. HARUNA & ORS PrincipleJUDGMENT AND ORDER – EX-PARTE ORDER – Position of the law on the […]

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FOI: Court Orders Nigeria Correctional Service Boss to Release Records of Foreign Detainees

The High Court of Edo State has held that the failure of the Nigeria Correction Service to release the name, […]

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J. Berger v. Ugo: On Whether Order of State High Court or Federal High Court on Cost is Appealable

Courtesy: Moruff O. Balogun, Esq. On whether order of State High Court or Federal High Court on cost alone isappealable: […]

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When Breach to a Woman’s Right to Self-dignity Occurs at the Workplace, the only Court with Jurisdiction is the National Industrial Court

When discrimination or breach to a woman’s right to self-dignity occurs at the workplace, the only Court with jurisdiction is […]

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‘Section 52 of the CBN Act, 2007 does not Require a Plaintiff to prove Bad-faith at the Preliminary Stage’, Says the Court of Appeal

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos has held that the protection in Section 52 of the Central Bank of […]

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CONTEMPT OF COURT: General Rule Precluding a Person in Contempt from being Heard and the Exceptions Thereto

NWEKE vs. FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA(2018)LPELR-46033(CA) ISSUE: CONTEMPT OF COURT: General rule precluding a person in contempt from being heard […]

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On Whether Hearing a Suit under a Wrong Judicial Division Vitiates the Suit: An Insight into The Supreme Court Decision in Adegbola & Ors. v. Idowu & Ors

By Moruff O. Balogun Esq. Summary of factsThe respondents instituted the action leading to this appeal before the High Court […]

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When Draws in Postdated Cheque Amounts to Overdraft

OILFIELD TRANSNATIONAL INVESTMENT LTD v. FIRST BANK OF NIGERIA PLC CITATION: (2020) LPELR-49949 (CA)In the Court of AppealIn the Makurdi […]

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On Whether Telephone Message/Call is Proper Mode of Serving Hearing Notice

Compact Manifold & Energy Services Ltd. V. Pazan Services Nigeria Ltd. (2020)1NWLR PT. 1704 PAGE 76-77. SUMMARY OF THE FACTS: […]

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Court of Appeal Rules on the Conditions for Validity of Partitioning Jointly–Owned Property

MAUREEN OTIGBAH & ORS v. AGATHA ADETUTU UWANAKA & ANOR (2020) LPELR-49539 (CA) In the Court of AppealIn the Lagos […]

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