EGEDE v. MOBIL OIL PLC.
COURT OF APPEAL
TUESDAY 3RD MARCH, 2015
(TINE TUR; BDLIYA, WILLIAMS-DAWODU, JJ.CA)
Contract – Terms – Court will not re-write the express terms of a valid contract.
Commercial Litigation – Pleadings – The contents of a valid contract cannot be varied when relied upon in court when pleaded.
Appeal – Briefs – Appellant’s brief must comprise the issues for determination in line with the grounds of appeal while the Respondent’s brief must answer the appellant’s brief and state why the appeal ought to be dismissed.