ESSIEN J (DELIVERING THE JUDGMENT): By a complaint dated and filed on the 7/12/2015, the claimant sought the following reliefs from this court;
1. An order to the defendant to pay to the claimant the sum of ₦9,294,266.57k (Nine Million, Two Hundred and Ninety Four Thousand, Two Hundred and Sixty Six Fifty Seven Kobo) being accumulated wages/salaries, allowances, leave grants and severance benefits from the 25th day of April, 2008 to the 29th day of September, 2015, being special damages.
2. ALTERNATIVELY the sum of ₦1,436,314,77k (One Million, Four Hundred and Thirty six Thousand, Three Hundred and Fourteen Naira, Seventy-Seven Kobo) only 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.
3. The sum of ₦20,000,000.00 (Twenty Million Naira) being general damages for breach of contract of employment, detention of the s…