Login Register


(2022) JELR 109938 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CA/K/509/2016  •  1 Jul 2022  •  Nigeria

Amina Audi Wambai Bitrus Gyarazama Sanga Abubakar Mahmud Talba


ABUBAKAR MAHMUD TALBA, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This appeal is against the ruling of the High Court of Justice Kaduna State Zaria Judicial Division delivered on 12th August, 2016 in suit No: KDH/79/2016. 

The respondents filed a suit against the appellants at the lower Court seeking for the following reliefs:- 

(1) AN ORDER directing the defendants to surrender the foundation and all organs established by late Shaykh Muhammad Auwal Adam Albaniy Zaria, including the estate/properties specifically mentioned in paragraphs 10 and 11 of the statement of claim to this Honourable Court forthwith.

(2) AN ORDER directing the plaintiffs to set up a committee of respected persons under the watchful eyes of this Honourable Court with the view to appoint credible, reputable and respected persons to manage the affairs of the Foundation, all its Organs and properties in accordance with the purpose and/or intention of late Shaykh Muhammad Auwal Adam Albaniy Zaria Immediately. 

(3) AN OR…

There's more. Sign in to continue reading

judy.legal 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