“Nollus Commodun Capere Potest De Injuria Sua Propria”
Definition: No one can derive an advantage from his own wrong.
See: FBN PLC v. SONGONUGA(2007) 3 NWLR (Pt.1021) where it was stated as follows:
“It is settled law that no one should be permitted to profit by his own wrong or default.”
See also:TOGUN & ORS v. ISHOLA OLUWA (2007) LPELR-3726(CA)