ADAMU JAURO, JCA (Delivering the Lead Ruling): This is an application for bail pending the hearing of an appeal. The application which was dated and filed in this court on the 3rd day of June, 2008 together with an Affidavit of Urgency, prays this court for the following orders:
"1. Admitting the Applicant to bail pending the final determination of the appeal filed against the judgment of the High Court of Lagos delivered on 21/4/2008 by Justice M.D. Obadina in charge NO.ID/13C/2007.
2. And for such further or other Orders as this Honourable Court may deem fit to make in the circumstances,"
The application which was made pursuant to Section 28(1) of the Court of Appeal Act; Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004 and Order 7 Rule 1 of the Court of Appeal Rules 2007, was supported by an affidavit of 31 paragraphs deposed to by Adedapo Adesoji, a litigation officer in De-Remedium Chambers, solicitors to the applicant. The affidavit in' support of the application had eight annextures mark…