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Estoppel and the law in Nigeria

F. Olisa Awogu

Estoppel and the law in Nigeria

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Published by Nigerian Law Publications in Lagos .
Written in English


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PRIORITY 2.

Statementby F.Olisa Awogu.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
The Physical Object
Pagination197 p. ;
Number of Pages197
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Open LibraryOL1640124M
ISBN 109782325503
LC Control Number91193192
OCLC/WorldCa30537583

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ESTOPPEL, pleading. An estoppel is a preclusion, in law, which prevents a man from alleging or denying a fact, in consequence o his own previous act, allegation or denial of a contrary tenor. Steph. Lord Coke says, "an estoppel is, when a man is concluded by his own act or acceptance, to say the truth." Co.

Litt.a. And Blackstone. The Doctrine of Promissory Estoppel is an equitable doctrine. This principle is commonly invoked in common law in case of breach of contract or against a Government.

The doctrine is popularly called as Promissory Estoppel, Equitable Estoppel,Quasi Estoppel and New Estoppel. EVIDENCE ACT, EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM This Act repeals the Evidence Act, Cap. E14, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, and enacts a new Evidence Act, which applies to all judicial proceedings in or before Courts in Nigeria.

Elements of the Nigerian trusts law. the relevant pass book will suffice Re Dillon Estoppel is the equitable principle which enforces pro mises that are unsupported. estoppel by record Source: Australian Law Dictionary Author(s): Trischa MannTrischa Mann, Audrey BlundenAudrey Blunden.

The collective term for a group of common law doctrines which hold that the judgment of a judicial tribunal of. FUNDAMENTALS OF IMMIGRATION LAW by Charles A. Wiegand, III Immigration Judge, Oakdale, Louisiana Revised October Philip Verrillo, Immigration Judge, Hartford, Connecticut Sarah Byrd, Attorney Advisor, Falls Church, Virginia Alexa McDonnell, Attorney Advisor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Sarah Rempel, Attorney Advisor, Hartford, Connecticut.

Consideration & Promissory Estoppel Share this: “A valuable consideration, in the sense of the law, may consist either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or responsibility, given, suffered, or undertaken by the other.”.

The Evidence Act Act No. 18, is an Act to repeal the Evidence Act Cap. E14, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, and it applies to all judicial proceedings in or before courts in Nigeria.

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Promissory estoppel is an equitable doctrine which in some instances can stop a person going back on a promise which is not supported by sory estoppel was developed by an obiter statement by Denning J (as he then was) in Central London Property Trust Ltd v High Trees Ltd [] KB (Case summary).Denning J based the doctrine on the decision in Hughes v Metropolitan.

EVIDENCE: ADMISSIBILITY OF DOCUMENTS: Condition precedent for the admissibility of any book or manuscript recognized by natives as legal authority: ALHAJI YAKEEN OWONIKOKO & ORS V.

ALHAJI ALIMI AROWOSAIYE: EVIDENCE: ESTOPPEL: Whether any party who relies on the defence of estoppel in the High Court must specifically plead it. Law of Contracts Definition and Forms of contracts The law of contract is concerned about the legal enforceability of promises. In that context, a contract may be described as an agreement that the law (the Courts) will enforce.

This notion of enforceability is central to contract law. If you break (breach) the contract, the other party has. Training Package on Administrative Law. This book covers the following topics related to Administrative Law: Conceptual Analysis Issues and Prospects, Classification of Administrative Power, Delegated Legislation and its Control, Administrative Discretion and its Control, Administrative Adjudication / Tribunal, Principles of Natural Justice or fairness, Disciplinary action against Public.

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Putting the considerations on general public international law jurisprudence and scholarship notions of estoppel and the outcome of the review of international investment arbitration case law together, the strict view of estoppel as applied by the ICJ is the preferable one, in my opinion.

The obvious dilemma of having several doctrinal Cited by: 1. Evidence Act. Chapter Laws of the Federation of Nigeria Part I. Preliminary. Short title and interpretation. (1) This Act may be cited as the Evidence Act.

(2) This Act shall apply to all judicial proceedings in or before any court established in the Federal Republic of Nigeria but it shall not apply. For an interesting criticism of some aspects of the post-Taylor Fashions English approach, see Finn "Equitable Estoppel", Chapter 4 in Finn (ed) Essays in Equity (Sydney: Law Book Company, ).

[30] See eg Habib Bank Ltd v Habib Bank AG Zurich [] 1 WLR ; Amalgamated Investment v Texas Commerce International Bank [] QB 84; Lloyds. - Commercial law - Law of property (3rd year semester 1 core subject – Property law) Breach of Contract • Occurs when A party fails to perform the contract as agreed Manifests unwillingness or is unable to fulfill the terms of the contract as and when agreed Can lead to termination of a contract EstoppelFile Size: KB.

English land law is the law of real property in England and e of its heavy historical and social significance, land is usually seen as the most important part of English property hip of land has its roots in the feudal system established by William the Conqueror afterand with a gradually diminishing aristocratic presence, now sees a large number of owners playing.

Learn promissory estoppel with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of promissory estoppel flashcards on Quizlet. This video races though an entire Australian undergraduate contract law course in the space of just two hours - from contract formation, through interpreting (construing) contracts, vitiation of.

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Ibid per Deane J. Deane J found that the facts sufficed to found a common law estoppel precluding Waltons from denying the existence of a binding agreement for lease. His Honour developed his support for a unified estoppel by conduct which applied to representations of fact and future intention (at.

Contractual estoppel is a new and exciting development in the common law, widely employed and of considerable practical utility. The concept has been noticed by academics, mostly to be criticised as anomaly, misnomer and an objectionable policy choice, and commentary on the concept has been limited to recitation and critique of a few principal.

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17+ million members. EVIDENCE – Estoppel per rem judicatam; effect of. PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE – Need for counsel to conduct his brief conscientiously ‘Once counsel is briefed to handle a case, he has complete control over the case, to decide in his own understanding of the law how to conduct the case or handle the brief.

He can compromise the case, or submit. D Greig and J Davis, The Law of Contract, Law Book Company () pp Ibid, p Ibid, p See notes -supra and accompanying text.

M Pratt, “Identifying the Harm Done: A Critique of the Reliance Theory of Estoppel” Adelaide Law Review at elements of estoppel more closely. For an estoppel to arise at common law, it was essential that there be a representation of fact. Given the limited evidentiary role that estoppel fulfilled, however, this was scarcely surprising.

Because the common law saw estoppel as an evidentiary rule, however, it by no means followed that it. Law of Affixation(Annexation) b. Determing What a Fixture Is c. Legal Test of a Fixture i. intention ii. manner iii. relation iv. adaptability D. Trade Fixtures a. Accession E. Trees and Crops a.

Emblements i. annual crops F. Manufactured Housing G. Concept of Ownership a. Feudal System b. The Court of Appeal held that: “The plea of estoppel is generally employed as a shield for the protection of a defendant, but it can also be employed as a sword by a plaintiff in appropriate cases” O.

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NATURE OF CUSTOMARY LAND TENURE SYSTEM. At customary Law, ownership of land is generally vested in the village, community or family with the head holding it for the use of the whole village, community or family respectively. Individual right is limited to [ ]. The Operation of Estoppel in International Law and the Function of the Lancaster House Undertakings in the Chagos F, Bentley D () Treaties and other international instruments.

In: Roberts I (ed) Satow’s diplomatic practice, Book VII, Treaties and treaty-making, Sect 7th edn. (Cameroon/Nigeria) Case () ICJ Reps Author: Stephen Allen. For full discussion of that doctrine, and its demise, see F Dawson, ‘Making Representations Good’ () 1 Canterbury Law Review ; P Finn, ‘Equitable Estoppel’ in P Finn (ed), Essays in Equity (Law Book Company Ltd ).Cited by: 1.

of Estoppel Under Nigerian Law” Commonwealth Law Bulletin () Vol. 35, No. 2, p. ; M. Akanbi, “A Critical Assessment of The History and Law of Domestic Arbitration in Nigeria” in Trends in Nigeria Law: Essays in Honour of.

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J 10 Proof of document not required by law to be attested. J 1J Proof of seal and signature. I12 Affidavit not to be sworn before certain persons. Affidavit defective in form. I)4 Amendment and re-swearing of affidavit.

Contents of affidavits. J J. This view is closely related to Robertson's argument that promissory estoppel is part of the law of wrongs (Andrew Robertson, "Situating Equitable Estoppel Within the Law of Obligations" () 19 Sydney L Rev 32 at 40, [Robertson, Situating]).

(57) Spencer Bower, 4th, supra note 9. (58) Benson, "Unity", supra note 5.