“Justice Bode Rhodes-Vivour, who read the lead judgment, held that “no matter the circumstances of the birth of a female child, such a child is entitled to an inheritance from her later father’s estate”
“Trespass to land, called “trespass” simply means the interference with the possession of land without lawful justification”
“Most social arrangements do not amount to contracts because they are not intended to be legally binding”
“The general Law is that the landlord on the expiration of the time rent or expiration of a valid notice to quit, may proceed to court for possession”
Under family land holding in Nigeria, a Family Land can only be validly sold by the Family Head with the consent of the principal members of the family.