A Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers national has advised Arco Group Plc and Nigeria Agip Oil Company, to explore peaceful settlement of the gas plant maintenance arrangement dispute brought before it. The presiding judge, Lambo Akanbi, gave the advice at the resumed hearing of the case on Monday. Mr.
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The courtroom, however, became charged at the same time as Mr. Olanipekun challenged Mr. Okpoko for violating the rules of the court by insisting that the issue of jurisdiction be entertained without filing a memorandum of appearance.
Mr. Olanipekun argued strongly that the motion on jurisdiction does not invalidate the policy requiring that a memorandum of appearance be filed before the court.