TABAI, J.C.A.: (Delivering the Leading Judgment ) In the writ of summons A issued at the Oshogbo Judicial Division of the High Court of Oyo State, the Plaintiff/ Appellant claimed from the Defendant/ Respondent the following reliefs: “1. Declaration that the purported termination of the appointment of the plaintiff by the defendant by Letter Ref. No. EST/GEN/068/29 of 18th June, 1984 is illegal, contrary to the conditions of service regulating the plaintiff’sappointment, contrary to therules of natural justice, wrongful, irregular and null and void.
An order reinstating the plaintiff in the employment of the defendant.
Injunction restraining the defendant by itself, its agents, servants and/or privies or otherwise howsoever from taking any or further actions, steps or proceedings based on, pursuant to or in recognition of the said purported termination. An order for the payment of a total sum of N156,000 particularised as follows:
The sum of N150,000 representing damages for the wrongf…