Supreme Court News

Supreme Court defers judgment on presidential spouses salary suit to July 27

It is the plaintiffs' case that “upon a true and proper interpretation of the Constitution 1992, spo...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing June 21-22, 2022

The particular cases up for consideration relate to civil motions, civil appeals, a writ, and a crim...

Supreme Court gives Barker-Vormawor 7 days to file Statement of Case in suit against EC Chair, others

In January this year, the group, #FixTheCountry Movement submitted a petition signed by the convener...

Section 57 and mens rea : What is constitutional about it? – Supreme Court Justice quizzes counsel

“Have you run any research? Has it been published? You want us to form a decision based on that?”...

Supreme Court dismisses James Quayson's review motion against injunction

On April 13, 2022, the Supreme Court upheld an injunction application by Michael Ankomah Nimfah thus...

SC adjourns to July 12, Quayson's review motion against Court of Appeal

In Mr. Quayson’s motion, he argues that the Court of Appeal acted arbitrarily by striking out appeal...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing June 14-16, 2022

These particularly relate to civil motions, review motions, and civil appeals, all invoking the Orig...

Supreme Court dismisses ENI, Vitol motion against 30% oil revenue payment

The particular High Court decision on January 24, 2022, ordered ENI Ghana Ltd and Vitol Upstream Ltd...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing June 7-9, 2022

The particular cases up for consideration will be civil motions and civil appeals, both invoking the...

E-levy Case: AG says plaintiffs’ action is devoid of genuine cause of action

The AG indicates that at all times in the passage of the E-levy Act, the Constitutional provision re...

Supreme Court adjourns James Quayson’s case to June 14, 2022

When the seven-member panel presided over by Justice Jones Dotse sat today, May 31, 2022, he indicat...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing May 31- June 1, 2022

These particularly relate to a writ, review motions, civil appeals, and a reference motion, all invo...

Threat of child streetism suit : Supreme Court gives AG 14 days to file Statement of Case

The March 3, 2022 suit filed by the Child Right International against the state, is primarily seekin...

E-levy case:”File your Statement of Case in 14 days from today”– Supreme Court tells AG

When called, a Principal State Attorney, Tricia Quartey had a prayer to make to the court and thus s...

Supreme Court to hear Nyantakyi’s motion against Anas’ In-camera testimony

Additionally, Mr Nyantakyi notes the public interest will be better served if Anas is rather made by...

Nyantakyi's motion : SC gives Principal State Attorney seven days to file Statement of Case

"It is our humble view that you will allow time to file our statement of the case in response to the...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing May 24-26 2022

In line with its Original Jurisdiction, and Appellate Jurisdiction, the particular cases up for cons...

Supreme Court dismisses Opuni’s ‘no case’ suit

The Supreme Court has dismissed a motion by Stephen Kwabena Opuni in which he was invoking the origi...

Supreme Court adjourns case against James Quayson to May 31

The plaintiff, Michale Ankomah-Nimfah is seeking among others a declaration that upon a true and pro...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing May 17-19 2022

The Court will consider writs, civil appeals, civil motions, and review motions in line with its ori...

Supreme Court dismisses James Quayson’s motion against Court of Appeal

Delivering its ruling on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, the five-member panel presided over by Justice Jon...

Assin-North MP’s review application: Supreme Court adjourns to May 17

Assin-North MP’s review application: Supreme Court adjourns to May 17...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing May 11-12, 2022

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing May 11-12, 2022...

Ransford France v EC & AG : Locus Classicus for Supreme Court’s dismissal of E-Levy Injunction application

Ransford France v EC & AG : Locus Classicus for Supreme Court’s dismissal of E-Levy Injunction appli...

Full Ruling : Supreme Court's dismissal of the E-Levy injunction application

Full Ruling: Supreme Court's dismissal of the E-Levy injunction application...