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MUHAMMAD GIWA v. ABDU IRI & MUSA CIDA

(2014) JELR 36518 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CA/S/60S/2011  •  30 Jun 2014  •  Nigeria

Coram
PAUL A. GALINJE JCA; TUNDE O. AWOTOYE JCA; M. L. SHUAIBU JCA;

Judgement

PAUL A. GALINJE, J.C.A. (Delivering The Leading Judgment): This appeal is against the decision of Kebbi State Shariah Court of Appeal sitting at Birnin Kebbi, which was delivered on the 29th March, 2011. The Appellant herein claimed against the 1st and 2nd Respondents a farm land in the possession of the Respondents herein at the Upper Sharia Court Koko. At the end of the trial and in a reserved and considered judgment which was delivered on the 13/7/2010, the Appellant's case was dismissed. His appeal to the Shariah Court of Appeal, Kebbi was also dismissed as the Shariah Court of Appeal found no merit in the appeal. Being aggrieved with the decision of the Shariah Court of Appeal, the Appellant has again appealed to this court. His notice of appeal at pages 13 - 16 of the record of appeal, dated 3rd May, 2011 and filed on the 5th May 2011, contains three grounds of appeal. These grounds without their particulars read as follows:-

1. The learned Khadis of the court below erred in law…

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