BELLI & ORS V THE STATE

Guilt of an Accused Person

BELLI & ORS V THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE JOS JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT JOS ON TUESDAY, 17TH JULY, 2018 Suit No: CA/J/65C/2016 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: ADZIRA GANA MSHELIA, JCA ADAMU JAURO, JCA HABEEB ADEWALE OLUMUYIWA ABIRU, JCA BETWEEN BUBA MOHAMMED BELLI MANI ADAMU DARE ADAMU DAN GARBA (APPELLANTS) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. CRIMINAL

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ABDULSALAM V THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE JOS JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT JOS ON MONDAY, 9TH JULY, 2018 Suit No: CA/J/405C/2017 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: UCHECHUKWU ONYEMENAM, JCA HABEEB ADEWALE OLUMUYIWA ABIRU, JCA ELFRIEDA OLUWAYEMISI WILLIAMS-DAWODU, JCA BETWEEN ABDULLATEEF A. ABDULSALAM (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. APPEAL 1. Dismissal of Appeal – The

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DIBIE V THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE JOS JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT JOS ON WEDNESDAY, 13TH JUNE, 2018 Suit No: CA/J/261C/2017 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: ADAMU JAURO, JCA UCHECHUKWU ONYEMENAM, JCA HABEEB ADEWALE OLUMUYIWA ABIRU, JCA BETWEEN NKEM DIBIE (APPELLANTS) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE 1. Offence of Armed Robbery

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ABUBAKAR v THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEALIN THE KADUNA JUDICIAL DIVISIONHOLDEN AT KADUNA ON WEDNESDAY, 15TH JULY, 2015 Appeal No: CA/K/436/C/20 4CITATION: Before Their Lordships: ISAIAH OLUFEMI AKEJU, JCA HABEEB ADEWALE OLUMUYIWA ABIRU, JCA OLUDOTUN ADEBOLA ADEFOPE-OKOJIE, JCA BETWEEN LAWAL ABUBAKAR (DAN LAWAL) (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENTS) PRONOUNCEMENTS A. APPEAL1. Fresh Points On Appeal – Effect

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EZE V FRN

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA ON THURSDAY, 13TH APRIL, 2017 Appeal No: SC.303/2013 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: IBRAHIM TANKO MUHAMMAD, JSC MARY UKAEGO PETER-ODILI, JSC KUMAI BAYANG AKA’AHS, JSC AMINA ADAMU AUGIE, JSC SIDI DAUDA BAGE, JSC BETWEEN DARLINGTON EZE (APPELLANT) AND FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. APPEAL 1. Interference with Concurrent

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OMOREGIE V THE STATE

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA ON FRIDAY, 2ND JUNE, 2017 Appeal No: SC.334/2012 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: OLABODE RHODES-VIVOUR, JSC CLARA BATA OGUNBIYI, JSC AMIRU SANUSI, JSC PAUL ADAMU GALINJE, JSC SIDI DAUDA BAGE, JSC BETWEEN KINGSLEY OMOREGIE (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. APPEAL 1. Interference with Concurrent Findings of Facts –

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UDO V THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE CALABAR JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT CALABAR ON MONDAY, 22ND JUNE, 2015 Appeal No: CA/C/92C/2014 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: CHIOMA EGONDU NWOSU-IHEME ONYEKACHI AJA OTISI PAUL OBI ELECHI BETWEEN ETIM ETIM UDO (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE 1. Defence of Alibi – When

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MAMMAN V THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE KADUNA JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT KADUNA ON WEDNESDAY, 1ST JULY, 2015 Appeal No: CA/K/563/C/2014 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: ISAIAH OLUFEMI AKEJU, JCA HABEEB ADEWALE OLUMUYIWA ABIRU, JCA OLUDOTUN ADEBOLA AD FOPE-OKOJIE, JCA BETWEEN MUSA MAMMAN (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. APPEAL 1. Dismissal of Appeal –

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BALA V THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE KADUNA JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT KADUNA ON TUESDAY, 14TH JULY, 2015 Appeal No: CA/K/377/C/2014 CITATION: Before Their Lordships: ISAIAH OLUFEMI AKEJU, JCA OLUDOTUN ADEBOLA ADEFOPE-OKOJIE, JCA AMINA AUDI WAMBAI, JCA BETWEEN ABDULMUMINI BALA (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE 1. Offence of Culpable

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ABUBAKAR (DAN LAWAL) V THE STATE

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE KADUNA JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT KADUNA ON WEDNESDAY, 15TH JULY, 2015 CITATION: Appeal No: CA/K/436/C/2014 Before Their Lordships: ISAIAH OLUFEMI AKEJU, JCA HABEEB ADEWALE OLUMUYIWA ABIRU, JCA OLUDOTUN ADEBOLA AD FOPE-OKOJIE, JCA BETWEEN LAWAL ABUBAKAR (DAN LAWAL) (APPELLANT) AND THE STATE (RESPONDENT) PRONOUNCEMENT A. APPEAL 1. Fresh Points

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