High court orders ex-navy chief to pay N9m to herdsman for seizing 42 cows .

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    High court orders ex-navy chief to pay N9m to herdsman for seizing 42 cows .

    An Ilorin High Court has ordered a retired navy chief, Vice- Admiral Samuel Olajide Afolayan, to pay N9 million being the cost of damages and for detaining 42 cows belonging to a Fulani herdsman, Alhaji Abubakar Abdullahi, illegally and unconstitutionally. .

    According to Vanguard, the verdict, delivered on January 9, 2018, indicated that the retired admiral was also ordered to pay N500,000 for each day of default of the judgement debt.

    Justice Adeyinka Sikiru Oyinloye gave the judgment in suit NO.KWS/83M/2017. The herdsman, Abdullahi, had sought the declaration of the court that the…



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