ESSIEN J (DELIVERING THE JUDGMENT): By a complaint dated and filed on the 26/1/2016, the claimant claimed from the defendant as follows;
- The sum of ₦2,549,477.48k (Two Million, Five Hundred and Forty Nine Thousand, Four Hundred and Seventy Seven Naira Forty Eight Kobo) being the sum agreed by the defendant to be due to the claimant pursuant to the letter of cessation of contract/employment dated the 29th day of September, 2015, issued to the claimant by the defendant as special damages.
- The sum of ₦5,000,000.00 (Five Million Naira) being general damages for breach of contract of employment, detention of the sum as stated in relief one above and the cost of this suit.
The defendant was served with the complaint in this suit by pasting on the 28/9/2016 pursuant to the order of this court. However, the defendant did not enter any defence in this suit. Hearing in this suit commenced on the 15/12/2018. The claimant testified as CW1. The claimant tendered the following documents in evidence i…