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JULIUS BERGER NIGERIA PLC & ANOR v. MR RAPHAEL IKWUJE & ORS

(2018) JELR 38404 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CA/A/538/2013  •  29 Jun 2018  •  Nigeria

Coram
ABUBAKAR DATTI YAHAYA JCA; PETER OLABISI IGE JCA; TANI YUSUF HASSAN JCA;

Judgement

PETER OLABISI IGE, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This appeal is against the judgment of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja Division in Suit No: FCT/CV/5765/2011 delivered by HON. JUSTICE O. A. MUSA on 20th March, 2013.

The Respondents had approached the lower Court vide their Writ of Summons issued out of the said Court on 29th June, 2011 wherein they asked for the following reliefs to wit:-

"1. The sum of N1, 800,000.00 (One Million Eight Hundred Thousand Naira) only being the cost of replacing the Toyota Camry (1992) v6 model) car damaged beyond economic repairs;

2. The sum of N500, 000.00 (Five Hundred Thousand Naira) only being the cost of the medical treatment in the various hospitals and traditional healing homes till date;

3. The sum of N10, 000,000.00 (Ten Million Naira) only as general damages for pains, agony shock, loss and Psychological trauma that the Plaintiffs have suffered and are still suffering due to the recklessness of the Defendant;

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