Supreme Court News

Daniel Ofori challenges High Court’s ‘perceived’ stay of Supreme Court ruling in ECOBANK case

He argued that the Honourable High Court Judge, per her September 2023 ruling, sought to halt the ex...

Occupy ‘Julorbi’ house demo: SC to rule on application challenging police injunction

The applicant argues that the Ghana Police Service violated the notice and hearing rule by refusing ...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing February 20-22, 2024

Cases up for consideration include writs, civil motions, and appeals, scheduled for first and second...

Land battle between Apostolic Faith Mission, Mohammed Odartey Lamptey- SC ‘neutralizes’ Letter from Above

This was in the case of Mohammed Odartey Lamptey and Degraft Osei Kwame’s Apostolic Faith Mission, w...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing February 14, 2024

The particular cases up for consideration include civil appeals and a civil motion scheduled for onl...

Order GNPC to present loan agreements to parliament- Lawyer to Supreme Court

According to him, GNPC's practice of borrowing on its own accord contravenes Article 181(3) and (4) ...

It’s unconstitutional for teachers to go on strike – Child Rights Int’l drags GNAT, NAGRAT, CCT to Supreme Court

In the end, the Supreme Court established that workers, including teachers, have a right to unionize...

‘Erase all foreign symbols from imported cars in Ghana’– Lawyer drags DVLA to Supreme Court

Supreme Court Correspondent Richard Osei Boateng reports, however, that the 7-member panel presided ...

Supreme Court urges spouses, prospective couples to negotiate marital properties

According to the court, this will deal with the winner-takes-all attitude in prosecuting divorce pro...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing February 6-8, 2024

The particular cases up for consideration include civil motions and appeals scheduled for first and ...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing January 30 - 31, 2024

The particular cases up for consideration include civil motions and appeals scheduled for first and ...

Supreme Court declines Opuni’s invitation to prohibit judge from hearing his case

In dismissing the case, the five-member panel presided over by Pwamang JSC noted that it was not con...

Why Ghanaian celebrities are in Supreme Court against FDA; Judgment set for April 10

The seven-member panel of the Supreme Court, presided over by Chief Justice Torkornoo, has meanwhile...

Magnanimity gone bad: Supreme Court saves man from losing Airport House to friend’s wife

"A transaction between two close friends got entangled in the vicissitudes of Ghana’s constitutional...

Justices Kwofie, Asare, Adjei-Frimpong sworn into Supreme Court

The Justices; Henry Anthony Kwofie, Yaw Darko Asare, and Richard Adjei-Frimpong, were appointed owin...

Three new Supreme Court Justices to be sworn-in today

The three are Justices Henry Anthony Kwofie, Justice Richard Agyei Frimpong, and Justice Yaw Asare D...

Corruption perception about Judiciary due to public ignorance of processes- SC nominee

These perceptions have most of the time been supported one way or another by various surveys like th...

There are no political judges in Ghana – Justice Kwofie

"There are no political judges. It’s dangerous to describe a judge as political," he said...

Presidential spouse salary case: Supreme Court to deliver judgment February 28

A seven-member panel of the apex court heard arguments yesterday from counsels for the applicants an...

Madina, Adenta, Oyarifa, Ayi Mensa and over 70,000 acre lands don't belong to Numo Nmashie Family - Supreme Court

The court, therefore, directed the Lands Commission to expunge all registration and certificates iss...

Cecilia Dapaah: OSP withdraws certiorari against High Court decision on 2nd confirmation application hearing

With the case at the Supreme Court now withdrawn, the High Court will on December 11 hear the second...

Mahama Ayariga sues Finance Ministry over GFSF

The Ghana Financial Stability Fund (GFSF) was established by the Government of Ghana to provide solv...

Sarkodie storms Supreme Court in case against FDA

The case was filed by Mark Darlington Osae, manager of Hiplife artists -Reggie ‘N’ Bollie, and Skrew...

Kuranchie’s suit against John Mahama’s presidential bid dismissed

Justice Yonni Kulendi, a member of the seven panel of judges that presided over gave this advice to ...

President Akufo-Addo nominates three judges for appointment to Supreme Court

The nominees are Justices Henry Anthony Cofie, Yaw Asare Darko, and Richard Agyei Frimpong...