MOORE A. A. ADUMEIN, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment):The appellant was the plaintiff in Suit No.FCT/HC/CV/7361/2004 which was heard and determined by Hon. Justice A. M. Talba of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The claims of the appellant, as endorsed in both the writ of summons and her statement of claim are hereunder reproduced:
"1. A Declaration that the plaintiff is a beneficiary of the Monetization Policy of the Federal Government of Nigeria, having been in active service as at the time the policy took effect.
2. A Declaration that the plaintiff has an accrued right as a result of her being in active service when the Monetization Policy began.
3. An Order directing the 1st and 2nd defendants to give the plaintiff the opportunity to exercise her right of first refusal in respect of Flat 3 Block D44, Zone D Extension Apo Legislative Quarters, Abuja.
IN THE ALTERNATIVE
4. A Declaration that the plaintiff was entitled to be given fair consideration …