Nigerian court orders detention of Emirates aircraft over $22K debt

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the detention in Lagos of an Airbus aircraft belonging to Emirates Airline over N8.1 million($22,103) judgment debt.
The order was sequel to a motion filed by one Dr. Charles Mekwunye seeking for the enforcement of a Supreme Court judgment, in a suit between Promise Mekwunye and the airline. 
It was reported that Justice Mohammed Liman granted the reliefs sought by Mekwunye.
The judge also ordered that Emirates Airline shall bear the cost of maintenance and custody of the detained aircraft. 

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