Callender, Sykes and Co v Colonial Secretary of Lagos: PC 1891

Nigeria had no bankruptcy law of its own.
Held: The general vesting provisions of the Bankruptcy Act 1869 of the United Kingdom (and not merely provisions about reciprocal enforcement) applied in Nigeria.


[1891] AC 460

Cited by:

CitedAl Sabah and Al Sabah v Grupo Torras SA Culmer as trustee of the property of Sheikh Fahad Mohammed Al Sabah, bankrupt PC 11-Jan-2005
PC (Cayman Islands) The claimant complained of an order of the Court of Appeal of the Cayman Islands, requiring him to comply with a letter of request from the Grand Court of the Bahamas.
Held: In earlier . .
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Commonwealth, Insolvency

Updated: 09 May 2022; Ref: scu.222841