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ABDULRAHMAN ABUBAKAR & ANOR v. SENATOR AIDOKO ALI USMAN & ORS

(2017) JELR 38229 (SC)

Supreme Court  •  SC.167/2016  •  10 Mar 2017  •  Nigeria

Coram
MARY UKAEGO PETER-ODILI JSC; CLARA BATA OGUNBIYI JSC; CHIMA CENTUS NWEZE JSC; AMINA ADAMU AUGIE JSC; SIDI DAUDA BAGE JSC;

Judgement

CHIMA CENTUS NWEZE, J.S.C. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): My Lords, what prompted this appeal was the Ruling of the Court of Appeal, Abuja Division (hereinafter, simply, referred to as "the lower Court") delivered on February 11, 2016. The said Ruling was the lower Court's determination of the questions canvassed in a Motion on Notice wherein the appellants in this appeal entreated it with the following supplications:

"1. An order correcting clerical mistakes/errors in the orders made in the Judgment of this Honorable Court delivered on the 2nd of December, 2015 and the Enrolled Order issued on the 10th December 2015 in Appeal No. CA/A/EPT/609/2015 Abdulrahman Abubakar and Anor V. Senator Attai Aldoko Usman and 3 others to give effect to the full meaning and the intention of the Court in allowing the appeal of the applicants.

2. An order correcting or varying the consequential orders in the judgment of this Honorable Court delivered on the 2nd December, 2015 and the Enrolled Order o…

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