ANGELA OFORI AND AKOSUA BIRAGO
V.
NII TETTEY KOJO II AND ASAFOATSE (SNR)

(2017) JELR 65751 (CA)    
Court of Appeal  ·  CIVIL APPEAL N0: H1/156/2017 ·  16 Nov 2017 ·  Ghana
CORAM
M. OWUSU (MS) J.A. (PRESIDING), I. LARBI (MRS) J.A, M. M. AGYEMANG (MRS) JA
Core Terms Beta
appellants
indenture
samuel kofi adom
respondents
transaction
grounds
interest
rule
appeal
learned trial judge
lessor’s land
plots of land
said act
court of appeal rules ci
lessee of the defendants
antecedents of the present appeal
apparent bid
approximate area
authority of the ayawaso stool
building project
case lead
close of the evidence
court of its own motion
first deal
following items
fourth defendant
grant of a sub lease
greater accra region
grounds of an appeal
grounds of appeal
instant appeal
judgment of the high court land division
lessee’s name
names of the appellants
only legal way
original land
purchase of land
representatives of the ayawaso stool
reversal of the judgment of the court
said gentleman
said grounds
said indenture
said judgment
son of the first plaintiff
sum of ghc1000
third grounds of appeal
trial court
united kingdom

AGYEMANG JA:

In this appeal against the judgment of the High Court Land Division, the plaintiffs/appellants (hereafter referred to as the appellants), seek a reversal of the judgment of the court below delivered on the 28th day of July 2016.

These are the antecedents of the present appeal.

The appellants are Ghanaians resident in the United Kingdom who entered into a transaction for the purchase of land situate at Ayawaso in the Greater Accra Region, designated to be two plots of land and described in the schedule to the Statement of Claim as: “bounded on the northeast by a proposed road measuring 141.2 feet more or less, on the southwest by lessor’s land measuring 140.3 feet more or less, on the southeast by lessor’s land measuring 101.4 feet more or less on the northwest by lessor’s land measuring 100.5 feet more or less and containing an approximate area of 0.13 hectares or 0.336 acres more or less...”

The transaction was between the two appellants and one Samuel Kofi Adom. The latter …

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