Court Orders Lady To Pay Man N150k For Refusing To Show Up After Collecting N3k Transport Fare
It was gathered that the court set a good precedent by awarding damages of 150k against the lady.
A lady has been reportedly ordered to pay a man the sum of N150,000 as damages for failing to show up after receiving N3000 transport fare from him.
A Twitter user Nupe lawyer, shared the story on the platform.
“A court in Enugu has reportedly set a good precedent by awarding damages of 150k against a lady. She was given 3k as transport fare to visit a guy and after collecting the money, she switched off her phone and refused to visit him. Infuriated by her action, the reported and …sued her for deceit. In the judgement, the magistrate held that the lady’s action was deceitful and awarded the sum of 150k against her to serve as deterrence to others with such deceitful behavior.