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MEDICAL AND HEALTH WORKERS’ UNION OF NIGERIA AND 2 ORS v. COMRADE CHRISTOPHER UCHE EZEKIEL AND 6 ORS

(2019) JELR 91420 (NICN)

National Industrial Court of Nigeria  •  NICN/OW/51/2014  •  21 Oct 2019  •  Nigeria

Coram
HON. JUSTICE I. S. GALADIMA

Judgement


The facts of this case simply are that the 2nd and 3rd Claimants allege to have been legally elected as Executive State Chairman and union secretary of the 1st Claimant Union Abia State Council and that the executive tenure in office of particularly the 2nd Claimant was accordingly till September 2015. The Defendants however, purportedly interrupted with the Claimants’ remaining period in office by claiming to be constituted caretaker committee members of the same 1st Claimant Union by letter dated 17/1/2014 and therefore sought to usurp the executive functions of the elected officials (2nd and 3rd Claimants) including the collection of check off dues from members of the 1st Claimant Union. The 1st Defendant was purportedly expelled from the 1st Claimant Union by letter dated 4/4/2014 for constituting himself illegally as a caretaker Committee Chairman, a position which is accordingly alien to the 1st Claimant Union Constitution.

Consequently, these Claimants filed a writ of complaint…

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