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Enforcement of Foreign Judgments
6.
Appeals
6.1
Can decisions in relation to the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments be appealed?
 
Nigeria
Yes, the court order granting, refusing or setting aside recognition of a judgment may be appealed. However, the court recognising the foreign judgment cannot sit on appeal on the foreign judgment made by the foreign court.

For more information about this answer please contact: Chinedu Anaje from AO2 Law
6.2
Can the applicant seek injunctive relief while the appeal is pending?
 
Nigeria
Parties can always seek injunctive relief to preserve the res (subject matter) while an appeal is pending, but this must not prejudice the appeal or render the appellate decision unenforceable.

For more information about this answer please contact: Chinedu Anaje from AO2 Law