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FSG wins court case

Supreme court has ruled in favor of Food Sovereignty Ghana(FSG). Food Sovereignty Ghana (FSG) appeared before the Supreme Court in a case in which...
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FSG sues gov’t over commercialization of GMO

Ghana’s landmark GMO Court case in which Food Sovereignty Ghana (FSG) is suing the government of Ghana over the commercialization of genetically modified Bt...
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Mozambican supreme court rules extradition of Pakistan citizen to U.S.

The Supreme Court of Mozambique ruled Wednesday in Maputo that Pakistani citizen Tanveer Ahmed, known as the kingpin "Galby" in the drug trafficking circle,...
Comoros

EU: Comoros Presidential elections lacks credibility

The European Union has called the recent presidential elections in Comoros ‘irregular’. It casts doubt on the transparency and credibility of the vote. By...
Mr Alfred Agbes Woyome

Supreme Court Fines Woyome Gh₵6k After Kicking Out His Case

The Supreme Court has on Wednesday, March 27,2019 in a unanimous decision thrown out a review application by embattled businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome. The court...
Supreme Court

Ghana’s Supreme Court Throws Out Ayariga’s Suit

The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck out a suit in which Mr Mahama Ayariga, Member of Parliament for Bawku Central had sued the government...
Amaechi-Rotimi

Massive Blow For APC Rivers As Supreme Court Dismisses Appeal

The ruling APC party will not be fielding any candidate in the forthcoming gubernatorial elections in Rivers State. The Supreme Court Tuesday dismissed the appeal...
Martin-Amidu

Supreme Court Rejects Amidu as defendant

The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck-out Mr Martin Alamisi Amidu as a defendant in a suit challenging his eligibility as Special Prosecutor as a...
Supreme Court

National Cathedral Suit Thrown Out

The Supreme Court per a unanimous decision on Wednesday dismissed a suit challenging the state’s involvement in the construction of a National Cathedral for...
Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

Atuguba and Dotse find themselves in the good books of Afari-Gyan

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Electoral Commissioner, has lauded two judges for making recommendations to the Electoral Commission (EC) towards improving the electoral process...
Mr Joseph Whittal

CHRAJ Turns to the Supreme Court for Article 227 Interpretation

The Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) is heading to the nation’s highest court for the interpretation of Article 227 of the...
Supreme Court

Practice Direction and Matters Arising

Following the judgment of the Supreme Court in Republic v Eugene Baffoe-Bonnie and 4 Others (Suit No. J1/06/2018, Judgment given on 7th June, 2018),...

Occupy Ghana ask A-G to prosecute looters

OccupyGhana, has commended the Auditor General (AG), Mr. Daniel Domelevo, for taking a bold step which has yielded a positive results. The group in a...
Khaleda Zia

SC upholds Ex Bangladesh PM bail in arson attack case

The Supreme Court of Bangladesh on Thursday upheld the High Court order that had granted bail to ex PM of Bangladesh & the main...

Amnesty International Zimbabwe Welcomes Landmark Decision By The Supreme Court

Executive Director of Amnesty International Zimbabwe, Jessica Pwiti has said landmark decision by the Supreme Court has been a welcome step which they hope...

Prof Atuguba on UEW investiture

I am currently abroad, and just received alarming news that the President of the Republic is scheduled to grace the occasion of the induction...
Court Judges

Ghana’s Laws on drug smuggling must be reviewed

The Judiciary is ready to enforce laws on illicit drug trade as a means of curbing abuse of fake drugs and substances, a Supreme...
Ken Ofori Atta

Ghana’s Supreme Court Postpones Case Against Finance Minister

The Supreme Court on Thursday adjourned till further notice (sine die) the case in which Mr Ken Ofori Atta, Minister of Finance has been...
Supreme Court

NCAs interpretation ruling slated for June 7

The Supreme Court has slated June 7 to deliver its ruling in the case in which former board Chairman of the National Communications Authority...
Supreme Court

Supreme Court throws out application to file supplementary statement

The Supreme Court has dismissed an application by Dr Dominic Ayine, former Deputy Attorney-General, seeking to file a supplementary statement of case in the...
Supreme Court

Supreme court asks AG to hand in dossier on national cathedral case

The Supreme Court has granted the state’s application for extension of time in a suit in which government is being challenged over the construction...
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Brazilian Court Rejects Ex-President Lula’s Scheme to Avoid Prison

Brazil's Supreme Federal Court judges voted early Thursday to reject former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's plea to avoid prison. After over 10 hours...
JUSTICE SOPHIA AKUFFO

ASEPA Petitions CJ Over Woyome Saga

Pressure group Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), has petitioned Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo as part of it efforts to get the...
Court

General Legal Council propose new admission regulations

Parliament has been petitioned over the new Legislative Instrument (LI) by the General Legal Council (GLC), which is proposing new regulations for admissions and...

Martin Amidu Establishes That Africa Court And Woyome Case Are Purely Civil

I have read press reports of a case commenced by Alfred Agbesi Woyome at the Africa Court on Human and People’s Rights alleging violations...

Teacher demanding GH¢10m from state as compensation

Eric Asante, the 40-year-old teacher who was convicted to 15-year jail term for defilement is before the Supreme Court seeking for compensation from the...
Supreme Court

Supreme Court adjourns Woyome’s stay of execution ruling

The Supreme Court has adjourned to November 28 a ruling on an application filed by Mr Osafo Boabeng, Counsel for Mr Woyome, for a...
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Achimota School Board Heads To Court Over Land Ruling

The Achimota School Board, with the support of the Old Achimotan Association, is to refer its case on the School’s lands to the Supreme...
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Supreme Court Suspends Liberia’s Presidential Run-offs

Liberia's Supreme Court on Wednesday put on hold a presidential run-off election scheduled for November 7 to assess fraud claims leveled by a candidate...
Kenyan Supreme Court judges, from left to right, Njoki Ndung'u, Jackton Ojwang, Deputy Chief Justice Philomela Mwilu, Chief Justice David Maraga, Smokin Wanjala and Isaac Lenaola preside over the second day of hearings of a petition challenging the presidential election result, at the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. Kenya's Supreme Court is hearing veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga's challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election earlier this month. Sayyid Azim AP Photo

Some Kenyans laud Liberia’s apex court after it puts off polls, cite precedence

Some Kenyans on Wednesday lauded the decision by the Liberian Supreme Court to postpone a presidential runoff that was set for Nov. 7 over...