National Industrial Court
Firm faces contempt of court for allegedly disobeying orders
The ENL Consortium Limited and its directors would have to do a lot of explanations before the National Industrial Court (NIC), Lagos, November 18 for allegedly disobeying its order to calculate and pay Dockworkers their pension between 2006 and 2011 within seven days. The seven days window expired last Friday and counsel to the…
Whether the time spent at wrong court would be counted for purpose of limitation law
The facts of the case are that the Respondent’s husband was engaged on a temporary appointment by the erstwhile Polytechnic, Calabar as Auditor in the Audit Department on 21st of November, 1991.
Court adjourns suit against firms to May 12
Justice Anthony Ubaka of the National Industrial Court (NIC) sitting at Ikoyi, Lagos has fixed May 12, 2020, for further hearing of the suit filed by former employees of Bua Limited
Woman files N15m suit against ex-employer over alleged victimisation
For alleged victimization and unlawful termination of appointment, former staff of Integrated Health Care Limited, Mrs. Ann Okorie, has sued the company before the National Industrial Court (NIC), Abuja.
Otuoke varsity lecturer alleges victimisation, laments indefinite postponement of suit at NIC
The National Industrial Court (NIC) sitting in Yenagoa has again postponed indefinitely the suit brought before it by a lecturer of the Federal University, Otuoke, Dr. Etumudon Asien, against the institution’s Vice Chancellor (VC), Seth Jaja, and two others.
Can an arbitral tribunal continue with proceedings in the absence of a party who was notified but failed to appear ?
The respondent was a paid secretary of the appellant. The respondent was found to have embezzled the sum of N4, 301,010 and which he admitted to in a statement dated November 7, 2012. The respondent subsequently made a promissory note on December 20, 2012, to pay N1, 000,000 by April/May 2013.
Firm’s objection to N4 billion suit dismissed
The National Industrial Court (NIC), Lagos has dismissed the objection filed by a multinational oil company, Exxonmobil Corporation and its parent body...
Court adjourns suit against Bua to July 10
Justice Anthony Ubaka of the National Industrial Court (NIC), Lagos has fixed July 10, 2019 to hear a suit filed by 404 former employees...
Judge dismisses suit challenging Onnoghen’s trial at CCT
The National Industrial Court, Abuja, has dismissed the suit opposing the trial of former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), a claimant, Peter Abang, who is also a lawyer, had instituted the suit challenging the jurisdiction of the…