Edet v Essen (1932) 11 NLR 47 – 48: One of the cardinal principles of law is availing the parties to a suit the opportunity to access justice. Justice as popularly known in a civil suit is two-way traffic – justice to the Plaintiff/Claimant as the case may be and justice to the Defendant. In …
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Leading cases on contract law
As a lawyer/law student, it is important to know the leading cases and landmark judgment on the law of contract. Check here to read the 21 Leading cases on the Law of contract that every lawyer/law student must know.
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Cases on women inheritance right in Africa
There are hundreds of cases on the inheritance right of women in Africa. In Nigeria particularly, the case of Mojekwu v Mojekwu, Mojekwu v Iwuchukwu, Ukeje v Ukeje and Anekwe v Nweke are the major cases.
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Cases on constitutional law
Constitutional law is another essential part of law. If you are searching for latest cases on constructional law, make sure you read my recently updated constitutional law cases below this page.
Some of our leading constructional law cases include; National Assembly v President of the federal republic of Nigeria, AG Bendel v AG federation, Awolowo v Minister of Internal affairs, Agbai v Okogbue and many others. Kindly scroll below to read our latest cases on constitutional law.
Leading cases on Evidence law
The law of evidence is concerned with the act of proving and disproving evidence during litigation. It is a very important part of law that should not be joked with. This is essentially why you you must know the latest and leading cases on the Law of evidence. Below are some of the leading cases on the Law of evidence:
- Benjamin v Kalio
- Afolabi v Governor of Osun State
- Afolabi v COP
- Sussex Peerage case
- R v Lawani
- Okoro v State
- Ojagbamila v Lejuwa and many others
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Fawehinmi v Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) No 2 (1989) 2 NWLR (Pt.105) 558: The decisions in this case were based on interlocutory applications. The substance of the case was placed aside to first determine the question as to whether an unincorporated association has the legal capacity to sue and be sued in its own name, …
Oyewunmi V Ogunesan (1990) 3 NWLR (PT 137) 187: This case restated certain principles of law. One is that in observing the principle of stare decisis, cases must be well distinguished. Thus, the courts are bound by precedence only when the issue in a case relied on and the instant one is in pari materia. …
Savannah Bank V Ajilo: The Land Use Act by the virtue of its section 1 vested all lands in the state in the Governor of that state to be held in trust for the use and benefit of all Nigerian. This vesting of land in the Governor has its effect implicated in section 22 of …
Denloye V Medical And Dental Practitioners Disciplinary Committee (1968) LPELR – 22526 (SC): This case was about a medical practitioner who was tried by the Medical and Dental Practitioners Tribunal and had his name struck out of the Medical Practitioners Register, having not complied with the principles of fair hearing. Recommended: Case summary of Bronik …