The National Communications Director of the opposition National Democratic Congress(NDC), Sammy Gyamfi has finally revealed another unexpected opinion about the highest court of the land, the Supreme Court. Sammy reveals that he has no confidence in the Supreme Court and it will be very difficult for him to send any case of his to the Supreme Court.
The Japanese Police in combination with the Ghana Police Service arrested a Notorious criminal called Morikawa Hikawu through interpol. The passport of Morikawa Hikawu was reportedly revoked. After the arrest, the Ghana Police Service officially placed the accused in court and started processing for his repatriation back to Japan.
It is emerging that the chief justice of Ghana, Justice Kwesi Annin Yeboah is interfering in the case of Opuni, Seidu Agongo and Agricult Ltd. According to Justice Clemence Honyenuga who is sitting on the case, Justice Annin Yeboah has given him orders to finish the case within a specific period of time.
President Nana Addo, also known as 'Nana Show Boy'; though currently under numerous 'hot attacks', due to the current difficulties in the country; is still doing more to ensure situations are brought under control. According to the constitution of Ghana, the Chief Justice and other Justices of the Supreme Court, are nominated by the President, in consultation with the Council of State, and with the approval of the Parliament of Ghana. In May 2020; prior to the 2020 general elections, President Nana Addo nominated
Oliver Barker-Vormawor, the Convener of the #FixTheCountry Movement, is standing trial for allegedly making posts on his social media accounts purporting to advocate for an overthrow of the Constitution. On Tuesday, the Ashaiman District Court committed him to stand trial at the High Court for treason felony.
Ashanti Regional New Patriotic Party (NPP) Chairman, Bernard Antwi Boasiako also referred to as 'Chairman Wontumi' has strick lucky as a 10million United State dollars defamation case brought against him by the New Democratic Congress leading member and former Minister for Trade and Industry, Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah has been dismissed by a Court in Kumasi. Dr. Spio-Garbrah brought the defamation suit against Chairman Wontumi and his media network, Wontimu TV and Wontumi Radio both station in Kumasi, after Chairman
The minority in Parliament has called on President Akuffo-Addo to intervene in the never-ending impasse between ENI/Vitol and Springfield to prevent Ghana from incurring another avoidable Judgment debt. The Minority is worried that the country could land itself in a 7 billion dollar judgment debt if the issue between the two oil and energy firms are not resolved amicably.
News Coming In indicates that, Justice George Kingsley Koomson who presided over the Ejura shootings committee has been promoted straight to the Supreme Court of Ghana. His appointment occurred after he officially moved in all the required ranks of the Judiciary. President Nana Addo Dankwa who sanctioned the appointment led him and his colleagues to swear the oath of secrecy and allegiance to the state.
In countries with justice system, the chief justice is the highest-ranking judge of the Supreme Court. According to the legal systems of some countries, the chief justice is the head of the Judiciary; responsible for its administration and supervision. More importantly; in order of state precedence, the chief justice is the fourth highest official in some countries (like Ghana). In many countries, the The chief justice is appointed by the president. In the United States, the Chief Justice is appointed by the
Based on article 144(2) of the 1992 constitution of Ghana, the President has elevated 4 persons to the position of justices of supreme court. The four high court and appeals court judges will be subjected to parliamentary vetting and approval. In a letter to Parliament on July 26 intercepted by CitizenOne, Nana Addo called on the Speaker, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, to ensure the expeditious consideration of the nominees so that they can start work as soon as practicable.
A 53-year-old businessman was given a 15-year prison term by the Accra Circuit Court for defiling his wife's 12-year-old niece in the Greater Accra Region's Afuaman neighborhood close to Ablekumah. Amadu Moro had been found guilty of defilement by the Christina Cann-presiding court at that point. The court handed down the punishment and stated that it had found the defendant guilty after carefully reviewing the evidence that had been submitted, the charge, the exhibits, and the relevant legal standards.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC), has said that, constructive criticism by the Supreme Court of Ghana is a national duty. At the party's press release on Friday July 22, the party has said that though they are aware and recognizes the judiciary's role and position when it comes to certain isues, however, they are convinced that constructive criticisms of the judiciary, especially Supreme Court is important. "We are aware of the auspicious role our judiciary plays in our democracy, the sometimes lonely
Inibehe Effiong, a human rights attorney, has been imprisoned by Akwa Ibom State Chief Judge Ekaette Obot. This information was revealed by Mr. Effiong, who is representing a client in a case before Justice Obot's court in Uyo, in a message he placed on his WhatsApp status on Wednesday about 10:40 a.m.
A father was sentenced to three life terms in prison after being found guilty of interfering with his biological daughters. Justice Abiola Soladoye of the Nigerian Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offenses Court sentenced Michake Ogbar on Thursday, July 14, calling his conduct a "disgrace to parenting." The defendant was apprehended and charged with raping two additional people, aged 20 and 24, after defiling his 10-year-old daughter. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the court found that Ogbar's
Afia Schwarzenegger and Kwame A Plus have been sued for scorn by Chairman Wontumi. Afia Schwarzenegger and Kwame Asare Obeng, famously known as A Plus, have been presented with a Contempt Application by Substituted Service through the Daily Graphic paper on Thursday, July 20, 2022.
The general secretary of the National Democratic Congress, (NDC), Mr. Johnson Aseidu Nketia has expressed the party's displeasure over certain developments in the country's apex court. According to Aseidu Nketia in a press conference this afternoon, the unpleasant developments in the courts especially the apex court of the land has dampened the faith of the National Democratic Congress in justice delivery.
Just a few short weeks after the finalization of his divorce, Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has found new love with a stunning Brazilian woman. Natalie Max, 35, the business manager and mother, was whisked away to the peaceful island of Sardinia by Tuchel, 48.
A Kansas regulation permitting lethal force against an assailant doesn't shield individuals from indictment in the event that a spectator is harmed, the state's most noteworthy court proclaimed Friday. The Kansas Supreme Court controlled on account of a Wichita cop whose shots at a charging canine injured a 9-year-old young lady. The judges requested a preliminary in Sedgwick County District Court for previous Officer Dexter Betts on a crime foolish disturbed battery charge. The December 2017 shooting occurred
A popular Ghanaian businessman Mr. Fred Asante has reportedly been handed a 9 years jail term for involving himself in a criminal and deadly enterprise. According to TV3 reports, his fraudulent activities was estimated to be over 36.4 million United States dollars. Mr Fred Asante was investigated to be having over 50 businesses in Ghana and abroad.
Serena Williams is on the entry list for the women's side of the US Open draw which is headed by world No 1 Iga Swiatek; Andy Murray, Cam Norrie and defending women’s champion Emma Raducanu are the top British names on the list for the Grand Slam in New York. Novak Djokovic's hopes of playing in the US Open suffered another blow after the tournament said it would respect the United States government's rules on the Covid-19 vaccine. The 35-year-old – a three-time champion at Flushing Meadows – was named