February 3, 2016

Court adjourns hearing on Bianca Ojukwu’s suit to Feb 29

Court adjourns hearing on Bianca Ojukwu’s suit to Feb 29


By Onozure Dania

Lagos—The continuation of cross examination of the widow of the late Ikemba of Nnewi, Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu, Bianca Ojukwu, in the ongoing legal battle between her and his brothers over the company’s property Ojukwu Transport Limited OTL, before an Igbosere High Court, could not go on as her lawyer asked for an adjournment to enable him file an amended writ of summons.

At the resumed hearing of the matter yesterday ,the claimants’s counsel Nick Omeje told the court that he had an amended writ of summons and an additional statement of claims and therefore asked the court for an adjournment, for the hearing of the motion.

However, Justice Abdulfattah Lawal, adjourned the matter till February 29, for the hearing of the motion and 26,  27 of April for continuation of trial.

It will be recalled that  on Monday  she told the court that she was the only one that was legally married to her late husband as she engaged in court, Church and traditional marriage, unlike the other wives who only had the traditional marriage.

She also told the court that