• Ecobank asks CJ to re-assign Honeywell’s suit to new judge

    Ecobank asks CJ to re-assign Honeywell’s suit to new judge

    Ecobank Nigeria Limited has asked the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Ibrahim Auta, to re-assign a suit filed against it by Honeywell Flour Mills Plc and its sister companies – Anchorage Leisures Limited and Silaom Global Services Limited – to another judge.

    The bank said it no longer had confidence that it would receive a fair justice from Justice Muhammed Idris who is currently handling the case.

    In a letter to the CJ by the bank’s Company Secretary/Chief Legal […]

  • Court of Appeal strikes out Ecobank’s applications against Honeywell

    Court of Appeal strikes out Ecobank’s applications against Honeywell

    The Court of Appeal, yesterday, struck out all Ecobank’s applications to prevent Honeywell from taking advantage of a prior judgement of the Appeal Court in favour of Honeywell.

    The Appeal Court earlier delivered a judgement on March 30, setting aside and condemning the grant of exparte orders by the Federal High Court in favour of Ecobank as injudicious.

    However, Ecobank filed a motions for injunctions pending appeal with a view to prevent Honeywell from taking full advantage of the judgement delivered in […]