Justice Taofiquat Oyekan-Abdullahi of a Lagos High Court at Tafawa Balewa Square, TBS, on Tuesday visited the (locus in quo) proposed site for the relocation of Igbosere High Court, at Osborne Foreshore Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos
Justice Oyekan-Abdullahi had on Dec 21 ordered that the court would visit the locus in quo for inspection.
She made the order while granting a motion ex-parte restraining a group of persons from preventing the state from taking full control of the property at Osborne Estate.
Newsmen reports that the motion was filed on Thursday, Dec 15.
It also reports that the property is located at Plot 10, Block 11, Royal Park Ave, Osborne Phase II, Foreshore and has been the subject of litigation at the Federal High Court.
The defendants in the case are the Incorporated Trustees of Osborne Residents Association, Sir Steve Omajafor, and Mrs Chinwe Ezenwa-Uba, while Lagos State Government is the claimant.
After inspecting the property, Justice Oyekan-Abdullahi ordered the parties to meet and resolve all issues by the claimant and the defendants, especially the question of security.
She adjourned hearing until Jan 5, 2021 and ordered parties to maintain status quo.