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ADESHINA V. LEMONU

TRANSPORTATION LAW – WATERWAYS TRANSPORT:- Tidal water ways as distinct from creeks and veins of streams and rivers – Control and ownership of – Implication for private bids to levy use of same for transport or fishing

ADEYEMI V. BAMIDELE

 

AINA V. WEST AFRICAN DRUG CO. LTD

TRANSPORTATION AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:- Highway accident through collision – Proof of negligence – Where vehicle travelling at speed enters wrong lane – Admission of negligence – How treated by Court

AKINYEMI V. THE QUEEN

MOTOR VEHICLE/TRANSPORTATION LAW:- Driving Licence – Driving with an invalid learner’s permit – Collision resulting in death of a road user – Consequence thereof

ALAWODE V. SEMOH

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW: - Fatal motor vehicle accident – Claim of dependants of deceased victim – Relevant considerations

ALLEN AND OTHERS V. JAMBO HOLDINGS [

TRANSPORT LAW – AVIATION:- Death arising from propeller of a light aircraft – Claims arising therefrom – Where plane is only asset of owners within jurisdiction - Whether Injunction could issue to prevent plane from moving out of jurisdiction pending determination of proceedings

ALITALIA AIRLINES LTD. V. F.B.I.R.

 

ALLOYSIUS AKPAJI V. FRANCIS UDEMBA

TRANSPORT AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:- Commercial vehicle - Loan agreement for financing of vehicles repair – Creditor appointed manager of commercial use of vehicle – Duty to give account – How treated

 

AMANAMBU V. ULASI

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRANSPORT LAW:- Motor vehicle accident – Claim to recover damages for dependents of deceased who dies as a result of injuries received in a motor accident

AMOS V. SHELL B.P. PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT

 

AMUSA V. THE STATE

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRANSPORT LAW: - Road traffic offences - Charge of reckless driving – How proved - Proof of built up area within the township – Leaving the main road to hit the pedestrian on the grass verge without proof of any emergency or sudden uncontrolled mechanical defect in the vehicle – Whether prima facie evidence of dangerous piece of driving - Slightest negligence on the part of the appellant - Whether sufficient to sustain a conviction

AMUSAN V. BENTWORTH FINANCE (NIG.) LTD

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRANSPORT LAW:- Purchase of second-hand vehicles via hire purchase - Hire-purchase agreement – Right of agent of sellers to retake possession when contract is breached – Right of hirers to repudiate contract due to poor operation of vehicles - How proved – Relevant considerations

ANGLO CANADIAN CO LTD V. ALOKOLARO AND CO

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRANSPORT LAW:- Ownership of Vehicle - Appearance of defendant’s firm’s name on it – Whether evidence of firm’s ownership.

AREHIA V. THE STATE

TRANSPORT AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:-  Driving without license – How proved – Effect

ARICHE V. STATE

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRANSPORT LAW: - Motor vehicle road accident – Car plunging into river via bridge – Role of Police Officer attached to the Motor Traffic Division in the normal course of duties when a case in which vehicles are involved in an accident is reported - Visit at scene in order to take a rough sketch of the scene of accident – Absence of skid marks made by any vehicle at the scene – Relevance in proof of accident at scene – Implication for Justice administration

ARMEL’S TRANSPORT LTD V. MARTINS

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRANSPORT LAW:- Negligence-Motor Vehicle Collision – Evidence - Point of impact shown on plan not within personal knowledge of policeman - Whether admissible by virtue of section 90 of Evidence Act

ATTORNEY-GENERAL V. AJIBOLA

TRANSPORTATION

AWOJOBI V. OLAJIDE

 

AWONUGA V. THE QUEEN

TRANSPORTATION LAW:- Traffic law - Vehicle permits – official corruption – How proved

BAKARE AJAKAIYE AND ANOTHER VS. LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR, SOUTHERN PROVINCES

TRANSPORT AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:- Damages for negligent driving – Liability - Res ipsa loquitur - Onus on appellant to show trailer properly fastened - No evidence of latent defect - Not necessary to call doctor to prove medical expenses where doctor’s receipt available - Plaintiff to act reasonably to reduce damages but not necessarily to take course least advantageous to himself - Damages for loss of use of car only for period necessary to obtain new car

BAKARE V. JELKH

TRANSPORT AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:- Damages for negligent driving - Liability - Res ipsa loquitor - Onus on appellant to show trailer properly fastended - No evidence of latent defect - Not necessary to call doctor to prove medical expenses where doctors receipt available - Plaintiff to act reasonably to reduce damages but not necessarily to take course least advantageous to himself - Damages for loss of use of car only for period necessary to obtain new car.

BAMIDELE AND ANOTHER V. ADEYEMI AND OTHERS

TRANSPORT LAW AND MOTOR VEHICLE: Negligent use of highway – Lorry driver in collision with cyclist– Relevant consideration in establishing negligence – Need to prove same

BARKONO V. C.O.P.

TRANSPORTATION AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:- Fatal accident – Action in negligence against defendants for Omnibus accident -  Relevant considerations

BARKWAY V. SOUTH WALES TRANSPORT CO., LTD.

TRANSPORTATION AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:- Fatal accident – Action in negligence against defendants for Omnibus accident -  Relevant considerations

BAUCHI STATE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME V. ALHAJI ABUBAKAR ABDULLAHI

 

BOURHILL V. YOUNG

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRANSPORT LAW: - Fatal road traffic accident – Motor cycle and motor car accident – Deceased driver adjudged at fault - Liability of deceased driver to third party not involved in the accident who nonetheless suffer nervous shock from exposure as eye-witness to the accident – Relevant considerations

 

BOWSKILL V. DAWSON AND ANOTHER

TRANSPORTATION AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:- Fatal accident – Collision between Motor cycle and motor car and Motor cycle and truck – Fault – How proved - how treated

DAWODU V. AGBONAHO

TRANSPORT AND MOTOR VEHICLE LAW:- Master and Servant-Negligence—Collision between motor vehicles-Driver leaving goods in vehicle in the care of third party-Third party starting vehicle without ignition key-Whether owner of vehicle vicariously liable for negligence of third party.

DICKSON MOSES V. THE STATE

MOTOR VEHICLE AND TRANSPORT LAW: - Road accident – Head-on collision with another vehicle - Driving on Federal Highway in a manner dangerous to the public having regard to all the circumstances of the case – How proved – Corroborative evidence – Rough sketch of accident drawn by Police of scene of accident – Eye witness account – Skid mark made by vehicle of accused persons – Other relevant considerations


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