MONICA BOLNAAN DONGBAN-MENSEM, J.C.A.(Delivering the Leading Judgment): This appeal challenges the decision of the Ogun State High Court holden at the Sagamu Judicial Division Coram Justice S. O. Olusanya (J.).
The Judgment was delivered on the 31st July 2007 and it is contained on pages 16-19 of the Record of Appeal while the proceedings of the Court leading to the Judgment took place on the 27th July 2007 with only the Respondent giving evidence at the trial. It is on pages 13-15 of the Record.
The Appellants were opposed to the claims of the Respondent at the trial Court in respect of a disputed building at Adelarin Ogunlesi Street, Iwera off Oba Awolesi Road, Sagamu Ogun State. They claimed the said building to belong to their late Father Mr. Olanipekun Odulate who also was the Respondent's husband as contained in their pleadings before the trial Court. See pages 11-12 of the Record.
From the sole ground of appeal, the Judgment of the learned trial Court and the arguments for and aga…