This easy guide is an attempt to bring into focus, by way of a quick reference guide, the several pronouncements of the Supreme Court of Nigeria; on the very important subject of Abuse of court process. The Concept of abuse of court process has been held, to be imprecise and of infinite variety. However, the various pronouncements of the Supreme Court, as embodied in their Judgments over the years, provide illuminating instances of what can constitute an abuse of Court process.
The instances cited in this volume, for obvious reasons, cannot be exhaustive, but the authority they carry, being final as it were, should be an indispensable guide to lawyers and the judicial community alike. Indeed, from the instances captured, even litigants need the words of wisdom of our Apex Court, in order not to constitute themselves into a nuisance to judicial process.