PETER OLABISI IGE, J.C.A.(Delivering the Leading Judgment): This appeal relates to the judgment of ABIA STATE HIGH COURT, UMUNNEOCHI JUDICIAL DIVISION which sat at NKWOAGU ISUOCHI contained in the judgment of HONOURABLE JUSTICE C.O.C. IZIMA delivered on the 17th day of January, 2011.
The Respondent as claimant had by his writ of summons issued out of the said Court on 27th day of April, 2000 claimed against the Appellants as Defendants jointly and severally for the following reliefs:-
?The Plaintiff claims against the defendants jointly and severally as follows:
1. A declaration that the plaintiff is entitled to the statory right of occupancy of that piece or parcel of land called ?AGUUOHA LAND? situate along Emmanuel Ibe Road in Umukpuaro Mbala Isuochi in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State of Nigeria within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court.
2. A declaration of Court that the Abosi trees and not Ukpaku tree forms the boundary on the left hand side of the said land bet…