Mr. Tsatsu Tsikata, the legal counsel for the embattled Assin North Member of Parliament, Honourable Quayson Gyakye James has revealed that the judges sitting on the case should not deny the people of his constituency a candidate as this will retard progress. The legal brains involving lawyer Tsatsu Tsikata and a follow counsel Justin Teriwajah have said no amount of maneuvering of justice by judges in the process can throw away the rights of the people.
Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. The outcome concerning the Supreme Court ruling over the embattled Assin North MP, James Gyakye Quayson’s case has undoubtedly raised lots of concerns amongst Ghanaians considering how the members of the largest opposition party, NDC are willing to put all hands on deck in other to challenge the court ruling.
Mr. Adamu Sakande did not renounce his British citizenship even at the time he was taken to court. He contested the elections as a British citizen, won as a British citizen, and he continued to hold his British citizenship and British Passport and as such, was not a Ghanaian.
Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. The recent circulating news that has undoubtedly sparked massive stir, debates and arguments across all social media platforms was when another popularly known Ghanaian Professor boldly revealed another unexpected secret about the Supreme Court of Ghana.
Ghanaians have sent out their massive reactions to the latest ruling of the Supreme Court on the Assin North Constituency election petition. Before the ruling, Mr. Quayson had asked the apex court to declare the petition as frivolous, vexatious, and an abuse of court processes The Supreme Court on Wednesday, April 13, 2022, restrained Mr. Quayson from representing the people of Assin North until the final determination of a pending substantive case.
Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. The recent circulating news that has undoubtedly sparked massive stir, debates and arguments across all social media platforms was when the popularly known Assin North MP finally landed himself in another serious trouble over his court case brouhaha.
The legal battle against the National Democratic Congress's (NDC), Member of Parliament for Assin North, Honorable James Gyakye Quayson, is still on and moving from one stage to another. The case started from the High Court, moved to the Supreme Court of Ghana, and now back to the High Court.
A sad news has hit the camp of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), following the latest ruling from the Supreme Court of Ghana. A sad news has hit the camp of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), following the latest ruling from the Supreme Court of Ghana.
Technically, the Court says the MP cannot perform his duties as MP. But that does not mean the seat has been declared vacant as some media houses have indicated. This ruling has led many to come to a firm conclusion that the Assin North seat has been declared vacant and that the next thing to follow is a bye election in line with article 112(5) of the Constitution.
The National Democratic Congress is virtually losing her grip in Parliament. Their desire to hold the ruling New Patriotic Party to ransom on every decision is suddenly falling apart. This is as a result of a Cape Coast High court ruling which overturned the 2020 Parliamentary elections of Assin North and deposed James Gyakye Quayson of his post as a law maker.
Popular writer for the ruling NPP, PK Sarpong has asserted that, the Assin North MP, James Gyakye Quayson was disqualified twice by NDC in 2012 and 2016 on his allegiance to Canada. He believe that, NDC and Hon. Quayson must blame themselves for their own predicament.
James Gyakye Quayson, the embattled Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin North, has suffered another setback in his legal battle to overturn a high court decision, restraining him from holding himself as a member of parliament. He had gone to a court of appeal in Cape Coast, asking for a stay of execution and to seek an interpretation at the Supreme Court over dual citizenship under article 94 (2) clause (a) of the 1992 constitution, but this has been dismissed.
I'm innocent - Assin North MP reacts to court bailiff's assault accusation. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for Assin North, Mr. James Gyakye Quayson says he is innocent of the accusation of assault made against him by a court bailiff. Speaking to journalists at Parliament House on Friday [February 11, 2022, Mr. Quayson said he has "trust in the judicial system."
The Supreme Court has today Wednesday, April 13, 2022, restrained Mr Quayson from representing the people of Assin North until the determination of a pending substantive case. This means that the people of Assin North will not have a representation in the 8th Parliament of the Fourth Republic until the verdict of the substantive case comes out.
Mr. Tsatsu Tsikata, the legal counsel for embattled Assin North MP Honourable Quayson Gyakye James, has stated that the judges hearing the case should not deny the people of his constituency a candidate because this will slow down the process. Tsatsu Tsikata, a lawyer, and Justin Teriwajah, a follow counsel, have stated that no amount of judicial maneuvering can take away people's rights.
Thank you for reading this article. I humbly appreciate your time and plead with you to click on the +follow button to receive more tantalizing updates from JUKELAFRICA. Some residents of Assin North constituency, when interviewed by TV3, praised the 2020 NDC parliamentary candidates for his initiatives in their constituency and providing a promise to train 500 youth in the area.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday, 13th April, 2022, has decided to put an injunction on Mr. James Gyakye Quayson from representing the people of Assin North Constituency as a Member of Parliament. Mr.Quayson was asked by the highest court of the land to distance himself from all Parliamentary duties either in Parliament or within his Constituency until the substantive case on his dual citizenship is fully settled.
When Social media political activist Richard Ato Kwamena Pra visited the Assin North Constituency to get their views on the removal of their MP, majority of them vowed to vote for James Quayson " double double" to shame the ruling New Patriotic Party NPP and the courts. According to some of them who spoke on camera, they have the strong conviction that it is God who gave the 2020 Parliamentary election victory to James Quayson.
A man, they say sheds no tears until he is pained to the bone. In fact in some circumstances, a man may choose to bleed instead of shedding tears. But cirtainly not every man is able to control his tears with little provocation. The ousted member of parliament for Assin North has demonstrated that he is one of such men with soft hearts.
James Gyakye Quayson The Minority Caucus in Parliament has served notice to oppose moves to indict the Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin North, Mr James Gyakye Quayson, depicting the suit as politically inspired. The Minority said any endeavor by government to indict the MP was an attack against the suit forthcoming under the watchful eye of the Court of Appeal.