IN THE HIGH COURT OF THE FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY,
IN THE ABUJA JUDICIAL DIVISION,
HOLDEN AT COURT NO. 18 JABI, ABUJA.
BEFORE HIS LORDSHIP: HON. JUSTICE O. A. MUSA.
Suit No. FCT/HC/CV/2443/2012
EFAB PROPERTIES LTD
JUDGMENT DELIVERED ON THE 6TH JULY, 2017
The Plaintiff in this suit filed a writ of summons on the 21/02/2012 on the
undefended list against the 1st Defendant who filed a notice of intention
to defend and upon due consideration by this Court transferred the suit to
the general cause list and ordered for pleadings to be exchanged by
parties on 10/05/2012.
Upon the application of the 1st Defendant herein, the 2nd Defendant by
leave of the Court granted on the 12/07/2012 was join as a party to this
suit. This is the claims of the Plaintiff against the Defendants are as follows:a. An order directing the 1st Defendant to immediately refund the
Plaintiff the sum of N29,400,000.00k (Twenty Nine Million, Four
Hundred Thousand Naira) being the total sum of money paid to the
1st Defendant for four (4) shops at EFAB Shopping Mall which the 1st
Defendant has failed to deliver to the Plaintiff.
b. Interest at the rate of 21% per annum on the judgment sum from the
3rd day of May 2008 until the judgment sum is liquidated.
c. The sum of N5, 000,000.00k as damages.
Pleadings have been exchanged. The Plaintiff give evidence for himself
as PW1 tendered four (4) Exhibits and closed his case. The 1st Defendant
on its part tendered five (5) Exhibits in all while on the part of the 2nd