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Court Settles Dispute On Chief E.O Ashamu’s Estate – Naijanewsdirect

The High Court sitting in Lagos has nipped in the bud the controversy surrounding late Chief Emmanuel Oyedele Ashamu’s estate.

 

In its judgement over the estate, the High Court of Lagos averred that the respondents to the case filed by Mr Victor Omotunde Babatunde Ashamu, Mr Samuel Ishola Ashamu and Mrs Suwebatu O. Abdullahi (nee Ashamu) should, henceforth render full accounts of the administration of the estate from 27th of January, 2009 to the 31st October, 2017 in court.

 

The court further maintained that subsequent account of the estate should be rendered annually.
The respondents are Mrs Oyedoyin Bandoh (nee Ashamu), Mrs Jadesola Lokulo-Shodipe (nee Ashamu), and Miss Titi Ashamu.

 

“…The respondents to render full accounts of the administration of the Estate of late Chief Emmanuel Oyedele Ashamu from the 27th day of January, 2009 to 31st day of October, 2017 in court and ensure that subsequent account of the Estate is rendered annually.”

 

However, it was also brought to the knowledge of the court that several people who are not beneficiaries of the estate took advantage of improper management of the estate by Mrs Oyedoyin Bandoh (Nee Ashamu), Mrs Jadesola Lokulo-Shodipe (Nee Ashamu and Miss Titi Ashamu.
The court reiterated that there must be evidence placed before it for intermeddling, as the court will not give in to speculation as nothing was exhibited to that effect.

 

“The provision of the Order 61 rule 17 of the High Court of Lagos State (Civil Procedure) Rules 2019 is very clear and unambiguous. If there is such evidence of such intermeddling, it would have been appropriate but…”

Late Chief Emmanuel Oyedele Ashamu

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