JAMILU YAMMAMA TUKUR, J.C.A. (Delivering the Lead Ruling): The Applicant herein is the Appellant in Appeal No. CA/YL/98/2020 and has approached this Court with a Motion on Notice dated 29th June, 2021, and filed on 7th July, 2021, brought pursuant to Order 6 Rules 1, 2, 4 & 9 of the Court of Appeal Rules 2016; Section 14(1) of the Court of Appeal Act (Cap 36) LFN 2004; and Section 242(1) of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended), seeking the following:
1. An Order for extension of time within which the Applicant may seek leave to appeal against the ruling of Honourable Justice J.D. Yakubu of the High Court of Justice, Jalingo in Motion No: TRSJ/531M/18 dated 14th December, 2018.
2. An Order granting the Applicant leave to appeal against the said ruling of the Court below in Motion No: TRSJ/531M/18.
3. An Order extending the time within which the Applicant may appeal against the ruling of the trial Court delivered on 14th December, 2018 in Motion No: TRS…