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TITLE

COURT

CITATION

 

1972

 

 

1.

AARON AKPAN  V.  THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 355/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/1  (SC)

2.

ABAJINGIN  V.  ABAJINGIN

HIGH COURT

WD/21/71

LN-e-LR/1972/2  (HC)

3.

ACHIMI  V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 178/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/3  (SC)

4.

ADELENWA V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 275/71

LN-e-LR/1972/4  (SC)

5.

ADENIJI V. ADENIJI

SUPREME COURT

SC 70/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/5  (SC)

6.

ADEOSUN V. BABALOLA AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

SC 215/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/6  (SC)

7.

ADEOTI  V.  AJALA

HIGH COURT

LD/21A/70

LN-e-LR/1972/7  (HC)

8.

ADEWOYIN V. ADEYEYE

SUPREME COURT

F.S.C. 167/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/8  (SC)

9

ADIGUN  V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 164/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/9  (SC)

10.

A-G. FEDERATION  V.  ALKALI

SUPREME COURT

SC 238/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/10  (SC)

11.

AGBAJE V. IBRU SEA FOOD LIMITED

SUPREME COURT

SC 233/70

LN-e-LR/1972/11  (SC)

12.

AINA  V.  IKUSEDU

HIGH COURT

LD/482/71

LN-e-LR/1972/12  (HC)

13.

AJALA V. AMERICAN LIFE INSURANCE CO. INC

HIGH COURT

LD/73/68

LN-e-LR/1972/13  (HC)

14.

AJAO V. IKOLABA

SUPREME COURT

SC 274/1968

LN-e-LR/1972/14  (SC)

15.

AKHIWU  V.  THE PRINCIPAL LOTTERIES OFFICER MID-WESTERN STATE AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

S.C. 254/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/15  (SC)

16.

AKOSILE  V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 236/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/16  (SC)

17.

AKWO  V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 56/71

LN-e-LR/1972/17  (SC)

18.

ALAMU V. ALAO AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 201/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/18  (SC)

19.

ALAO  V. FARO

HIGH COURT

LD/43A/71

LN-e-LR/1972/19  (HC)

20.

ALI V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 114/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/20  (SC)

21.

ALOWONLE  V. BELLO

SUPREME COURT

SC 162/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/21  (SC)

22.

AMADI V. THOMAS

SUPREME COURT

SC 268/1966

LN-e-LR/1972/22  (SC)

23.

ANIMASHAWUN V. OSUMA AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 82/1966

LN-e-LR/1972/23  (SC)

24.

ANUM V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 198/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/24  (SC)

25.

ARCHIBONG V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 33/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/25  (SC)

26.

AREBAME V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 110/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/26  (SC)

27.

ARO  V.  KADIRI

HIGH COURT

LD/650/71

LN-e-LR/1972/27  (HC)

28.

AROMIRE V. AWOYEMI

SUPREME COURT

SC 38/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/28  (SC)

29.

ASAGBA AND OTHERS V. OGAJE AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 242/69

LN-e-LR/1972/29  (SC)

30.

ATLI V. ATLI

SUPREME COURT

HOS/I1 /71

LN-e-LR/1972/30  (SC)

31.

ATUANYA  V. ONYEJEKWE

SUPREME COURT

00/1/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/31  (CA)

32.

AUGUSTINE CHUKWU  V.  THE STATE

COURT OF APPEAL

CAW/2/71

LN-e-LR/1972/32  (CA)

33.

AWOLAJA  V. SHEHU

HIGH COURT

IK/189/70

LN-e-LR/1972/33  (HC)

34.

AYONRINDE  V. SCOTT

HIGH COURT

LD/619/70

LN-e-LR/1972/34  (HC)

35.

BALOGUN V. A.C.B. LIMITED AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 325/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/35  (SC)

36.

BANDE V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 136/72

LN-e-LR/1972/36  (SC)

37.

BANK OF THE NORTH LIMITED V.
CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA

SUPREME COURT

SC 118/70

LN-e-LR/1972/37  (SC)

38.

BARCLAYS BANK OF NIGERIA LTD.  V.
MRS. VICTORIA OKOTIE-EBOH & ORS

HIGH COURT

LD/233/71

LN-e-LR/1972/38  (HC)

39.

BATES  V.  LORD HAILSHAM OF ST MARYLEBONE AND OTHERS

CHANCERY DIVISION

[1972] 3 ALL E.R. 1019

LN-e-LR/1972/39  (CH)

40.

BATUBO V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 298/71

LN-e-LR/1972/40  (SC)

41.

BELL SONS AND CO V. AKA AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 134/1968

LN-e-LR/1972/41  (SC)

42.

BIDA V. COMMISSIONER OF REVENUE

SUPREME COURT

S.C. 160/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/42  (SC)

43.

BOLANLE  V. BOLANLE

HIGH COURT

HD/88/70

LN-e-LR/1972/43  (HC)

44.

BRAIDS  V. BRAIDS

HIGH COURT

HD/78/71

LN-e-LR/1972/44  (HC)

45.

DALUMO V. THE SKETCH PUBLISHING CO. LTD.

SUPREME COURT

SC 68/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/45  (SC)

46.

DENTON  V.  ABEJE

HIGH COURT

LD/450/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/46  (HC)

47.

ELECKTROTECHNISCHE FABRIKSCHMIDT AND CO. V.
BATERIA SLANY NARODNI PODNIC

SUPREME COURT

S.C. 241/69

LN-e-LR/1972/47  (SC)

48.

ENWENA  V.  UDEMEZUE

HIGH COURT

0/35/71

LN-e-LR/1972/48  (HC)

49.

EPI AND ANOR  V. AIGBEDION

SUPREME COURT

SC 12/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/49  (SC)

50.

ETUK UDO  V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 303/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/50  (SC)

51.

EYO  V.  EYO

HIGH COURT

WD/9/70

LN-e-LR/1972/51  (HC)

52.

FADAYOMI  V. MERCURY ASSURANCE CO. LTD

HIGH COURT

LD/III/71

LN-e-LR/1972/52  (HC)

53.

FAMUYIMA V. FOLAWIYO AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 30/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/53  (SC)

54.

G.B. OLLIVANT NIGERIA LIMITED V. AGBABIAKA

SUPREME COURT

SC 310/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/54  (SC)

55.

GBARUKO AND ANOTHER V. IROEGBU AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

SC 471/1965

LN-e-LR/1972/55  (SC)

56.

GBEHE V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 321/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/56  (SC)

57.

GEORGE V. UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA LTD

SUPREME COURT

SC 209/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/57  (SC)

58.

GIWA V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 364/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/58  (SC)

59.

HAROLD SODIPO & CO. LIMITED V.
THE DAILY TIMES OF NIGERIA LIMITED

SUPREME COURT

SC 281/70

LN-e-LR/1972/59  (SC)

60.

HARUNA AND OTHERS. V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 11/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/60  (SC)

61.

IBADAN CITY COUNCIL V. ODUKALE

SUPREME COURT

SC 289/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/61  (SC)

62.

IBEZIAKO V. NWAGBOGU AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

SC 514/65

LN-e-LR/1972/62  (SC)

63.

IKABALA  V.  OJOSIPE

HIGH COURT

LD/967/71

LN-e-LR/1972/63  (HC)

64.

IKPATT  V.  THE COMMISSIONER OF POLICE

HIGH COURT

IK/9CA/71

LN-e-LR/1972/64  (HC)

65.

ILESANMI V. SALAWU

HIGH COURT

LD/712/ 1971

LN-e-LR/1972/65  (HC)

66.

INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS (NIGERIA) LTD.  V.
METROPOLITAN INDUSTRIES (NIGERIA) LTD.

HIGH COURT

LD/66/71

LN-e-LR/1972/66  (HC)

67.

IRINOYE  V. IRINOYE

HIGH COURT

HD/60/71

LN-e-LR/1972/67  (HC)

68.

IRO V. PARK AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 14611971

LN-e-LR/1972/68  (SC)

69.

ISHOLA V. OGUNJIMI

COURT OF APPEAL

LN-e-LR/1972/69  (CA)

70.

ISHOLA V. ABAKE AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

SC 319/70

LN-e-LR/1972/70  (SC)

71.

IYIOLA V. C.M.S (NIG) BOOKSHOP

COURT OF APPEAL

CAW/144/70

LN-e-LR/1972/71  (CA)

72.

JAMES AKWAFUE  V.  COMMISSIONER OF POLICE

HIGH COURT

RU/8CA/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/72  (HC)

73.

MESSRS. JAMMAL ENGINEERING CO. LTD. V. MISR (NIG) LTD.

SUPREME COURT

SC 194/69

LN-e-LR/1972/73  (SC)

74.

JEDDO V. IMIKO

SUPREME COURT

S.C. 83/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/74  (SC)

75.

JEGAH V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 94/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/74  (SC)

76.

JOHN NWAFOR AND ANOTHER  V.  
NWAMUO‑NDUKA AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

S.C. 704/1965

LN-e-LR/1972/76  (SC)

77.

KAREEM AND OTHERS V. OGUNDE AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

SC 341/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/77  (SC)

78.

KASUNMU AND ANOTHER V. ABED

SUPREME COURT

SC 96169

LN-e-LR/1972/78  (SC)

79.

KODESOH V. MADAM AYINKE ARO

SUPREME COURT

SC 4/72

LN-e-LR/1972/79  (SC)

80.

KOGBE  V.IKUPOLOWO

HIGH COURT

SUIT LD/738/70

LN-e-LR/1972/80  (HC)

81.

KUMBUL  V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 50/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/81  (SC)

82.

KUTI AND ANOTHER V. JIBOWU AND ANOTHE

SUPREME COURT

SC 291/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/82  (SC)

83.

LABODE V.  ERINOLA O. LABOD

HIGH COURT

AD/70/70

LN-e-LR/1972/83  (HC)

84.

LADEGA AND OTHERS V. DUROSIMI AND OTHER

SUPREME COURT

SC 198/1976

LN-e-LR/1972/84  (SC)

85.

LAHAN AND OTHERS V. LAJOYETAN AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 288/71

LN-e-LR/1972/85  (SC)

86.

LAWAL V. DAWODU

SUPREME COURT

SC 109/70

LN-e-LR/1972/86  (SC)

87.

LAYIWOLA ILESANMI  V.  WEMA BANK LTD.

HIGH COURT

LD/565/70

LN-e-LR/1972/87  (HC)

88.

LION OF AFRICA V.ANULUOHA

SUPREME COURT

S.C. 397/1966

LN-e-LR/1972/88  (SC)

89.

LISBON V. FAWA AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

SC 309/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/89  (SC)

90.

LOCKNAN AND ANOTHER V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 249/71

LN-e-LR/1972/90  (SC)

91.

LUKAN V. OGUNSUSI

SUPREME COURT

SC 228/68

LN-e-LR/1972/91  (SC)

92.

LYMPNE INVESTMENTS, LTD., RE

COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)

[1972] 2 ALL E.R. 385

LN-e-LR/1972/92  (CA-E)

93.

MABERA V. OBI AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 315/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/93  (SC)

94.

MAKANJUOLA V. OLANIYAN

HIGH COURT

HIL/8/71

LN-e-LR/1972/94  (HC)

95.

MANAGEMENT ENTERPRISES LTD.  V.  MISR (NIG) LTD

HIGH COURT

LD/775/71      

LN-e-LR/1972/95  (HC)

96.

MICHAEL M. SHADIPE V.  GICPON SERVICES

HIGH COURT

LD/527/71

LN-e-LR/1972/96  (HC)

97.

MOGAJI AND OTHERS V. CADBURY FRY (EXPORT) LTD      

SUPREME COURT

SC 284/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/97  (SC)

98.

MOSCHI  V.  LEP AIR SERVICES LTD AND ANOTHER

COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)

[1972] 2 ALL ER 393

LN-e-LR/1972/98  (CA-E)

99.

N.B.C V. BANKOLE

SUPREME COURT

SC 191/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/99  (SC)

100.

N.F.U. DEVELOPMENT TRUST, LTD., RE,

COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)

[1973] 1 ALL E.R. 135

LN-e-LR/1972/100  (CA)

101.

NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK LTD  V.
HALESOWEN PRESSWORK AND ASSEMBLIES LTD

HOUSE OF LORDS

[1972] 1 ALL ER 641

LN-e-LR/1972/101  (HL)

102.

NELSON-PEREGBA  V. ZAIDAN

HIGH COURT

W/100/71

LN-e-LR/1972/102  (HC)

103.

NIGERIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION V.
TUNJI D. BANKOLE

SUPREME COURT

SC 191/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/103  (SC)

104.

NIGERIAN PRODUCE MARKETING BOARD  V. ADEWUNMI

SUPREME COURT

SC 111/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/104  (SC)

105.

NNAEMKA IBEZUE  V.  AFRICAN CONTINENTAL BANK LTD

HIGH COURT

LN-e-LR/1972/105  (HC)

106.

NTA AND OTHERS V. ANIGBO AND ANOTHER

SUPREME COURT

SC 719/66

LN-e-LR/1972/106  (SC)

107.

NTIBUNKA AND ANOTHER V.THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 338/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/107  (SC)

108.

NUNYIEWA V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 303/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/108  (SC)

109.

NWAFOR AND ANOTHER. V. NDUKA AND ANOTHER.

SUPREME COURT

SC 704/65

LN-e-LR/1972/109  (SC)

110.

NWANKPELE  V.  NWANKPELE

HIGH COURT

WD/74/71

LN-e-LR/1972/110  (HC)

111.

OBAYAGBONA AND OTHERS V. OBAZEE AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 221/69

LN-e-LR/1972/111  (SC)

112.

OBI V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 372/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/112  (SC)

113.

OBIEKEZIE ORS V. NWEKE AND ORS.

SUPREME COURT

SC 216/1966

LN-e-LR/1972/113  (SC)

114.

OBIYAN V.
THE MILITARY GOVERNOR, MID-WESTERN STATE AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 173/71

LN-e-LR/1972/114  (SC)

115.

ODIASE  V. AGHO

SUPREME COURT

S.C. 337/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/115  (SC)

116.

ODUARAN AND OTHERS. V. ASARAH AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 143/69

LN-e-LR/1972/116  (SC)

117.

ODUNSI AND OTHERS V. PEREIRA AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 154/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/117  (SC)

118.

OGBE V. THE CHIEF JUSTICE E.C.S

SUPREME COURT

SC 235/1966

LN-e-LR/1972/118  (SC)

119.

OGEIKPA V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 276/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/119  (SC)

120

ADEBANJO OGUNBANJO V. THE STATE

 

SUPREME COURT

SC 2/72

LN-e-LR/1972/120  (SC)

121.

OGUNDE V. OSENI OJOMU

SUPREME COURT

SC 75/1970

LN-e-LR/1972/121  (SC)

122.

OGUNLANA V. ISIBA

HIGH COURT

IK/84/71

LN-e-LR/1972/122  (HC)

123.

OGUNMADE V. FADAYIRO

SUPREME COURT

SC 214/71.

LN-e-LR/1972/123  (SC)

124.

OJE V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 23/1972.

LN-e-LR/1972/124  (SC)

125.

OJOGBUE AND ANOTHER. V. NNUBIA AND 4 OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 439/65

LN-e-LR/1972/125  (SC)

126.

OJOSIPE  V. IKABALA AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 42/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/126  (SC)

127.

OJULE AND OTHERS. V. OKOYA

SUPREME COURT

SC 192/69

LN-e-LR/1972/127  (SC)

128.

OKAFOR AND SONS LTD V.
NIG HOUSING DEV. SOC. LTD AND ANOTHE

SUPREME COURT

SC 304/66

LN-e-LR/1972/128  (SC)

129.

OKAFOR V. ADETUTU

HIGH COURT

LD/314/71

LN-e-LR/1972/129  (HC)

130.

OSAMWONYI V. OSAMWONYI

SUPREME COURT

SC 295169

LN-e-LR/1972/130  (SC)

131.

OSOALA  V.  KALLA

HIGH COURT

LD/281/68

LN-e-LR/1972/131  (HC)

132.

OWUMI V. PATERSON

SUPREME COURT

S.C. 99/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/132  (SC)

133.

OYEDO  V. OYEDO

HIGH COURT

HU/1D/71

LN-e-LR/1972/133  (HC)

134.

OYEKAN V.B. P. NIGERIA LTD.

SUPREME COURT

SC 232/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/134  (SC)

135.

OYIDIOBU V. OKECHUKWU

SUPREME COURT

SC 265/66

LN-e-LR/1972/135  (SC)

136.

RUFAI AGBAJE V. ADELEKAN

SUPREME COURT

SC 233/70

LN-e-LR/1972/136  (SC)

137.

S. O. N. OKAFOR AND SONS LTD.  V.
NIGERIA HOUSING DEVELOPMENT SOCIETY LTD.AND AND ORS

SUPREME COURT

S.C.304/66

LN-e-LR/1972/137  (SC)

138.

SUNDAY NWODO V.  COMMISSIONER OF POLICE

HIGH COURT

E/2CA/72

LN-e-LR/1972/138  (HC)

139.

THOMAS WILHELM WEIDT  V.
INSPECTOR-GENERAL OF POLICE

HIGH COURT

LD/29CA/71

LN-e-LR/1972/139  (HC)

140.

TOTAL NIGERIA LIMITED V.
ELECTRIC AND MECHANICAL CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD

SUPREME COURT

SC 247/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/140  (SC) 

141.

TRAILL  V.  BUCKINGHAM

COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)

[1972] 2 All ER 389

LN-e-LR/1972/141  (CA-E)

142.

TREBOR NIGERIA LTD. V.  ASSOCIATED INDUSTRIES LTD

HIGH COURT

K/127/7

LN-e-LR/1972/142  (SC)

143.

U. N. I.C. V. MUSLIM BANK (WEST AFRICA) LTD

SUPREME COURT

SC 193/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/143  (SC)

144.

UKO V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 374/71

LN-e-LR/1972/144  (SC)

145.

UKOHA AND OTHERS V. OKORONKWO AND OTHERS

SUPREME COURT

SC 586/65

LN-e-LR/1972/145  (SC)

146.

UNITED CALABAR COMPANY V.

MESSRS. ELDER DEMPSTER LINES LIMITED

SUPREME COURT

SC 420/66

LN-e-LR/1972/146  (SC)

147.

UNITED NIGERIA INSURANCE CO.  V.
MUSLIM BANK (WEST AFRICA) LTD.

SUPREME COURT

SC 193/1969

LN-e-LR/1972/147  (SC)

148.

USENFOWOKAN  V. IDOWU & ANOR.

HIGH COURT

LD/107/66

LN-e-LR/1972/148  (HC)

149.

USO V.  COMMISSIONER OF POLICE

SUPREME COURT

SC 175/72

LN-e-LR/1972/149  (SC)

150.

V. A. FAGBOLA  V.  A. A. ODEYEMI & ORS

HIGH COURT

LN-e-LR/1972/150  (HC)

151.

VASWANI TRADING CO. V.  SAVALAKH AND CO.

SUPREME COURT

S.C 164/1972

LN-e-LR/1972/151  (SC)

152.

VORGHO V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 136/71

LN-e-LR/1972/152  (SC)

153.

WILLIAMS AND OTHERS  V.  SUMMERFIELD

QUEEN’S BENCH DIVISION

(1972) 2 Q.B. 513

LN-e-LR/1972/153  (QB)

154.

WILLIAMS  V. WILLIAMS

HIGH COURT

HD/19/71

LN-e-LR/1972/154  (HC)

155.

YARO  V. THE STATE

SUPREME COURT

SC 152/1971

LN-e-LR/1972/155  (SC)

156.

YESUFU  V.  NIGERIA HOUSING DEVELOPMENT SOCIETY LTD

HIGH COURT

IK/47/64

LN-e-LR/1972/156  (HC)














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