ARNOLD KIRLETE SOGBODJO
V.
JANET ASARE

(2016) JELR 107786 (HC)    
High Court  ·  SUIT NO. FAL/745/2012 ·  28 Oct 2016 ·  Ghana
CORAM
SGD PATIENCE MILLS-TETTEH (MRS.)
Core Terms Beta
land
plaintiffs
defendants
evidence
osu stool
owoo family
papao lands
1st defendant
parcel of land
case of the plaintiffs
declaration of title
disputed land
land title registry
state insurance company
approximate area
case of the defendants
cross examination
nearest village
plaintiffs’ case
witnesses
administrators of dr. julius amartey sogbodjor
corroborated evidence
cross examination counsel
defendants’ case
dimensions of the land
documentary evidence parties
emmanuel nii quartey owoo
emmanuel nii quartey owoo’s family
family of gbese
following reliefs
important issue
late father
osu mantse
own interest
plaintiff’s case
plaintiffs’ title
portion of land
registration process of their father
representative of their grantor
sgd patience mills-tetteh
statement of claim
title of his grantor
west legon papao

JUDGMENT 

The plaintiffs are administrators of Dr. Julius Amartey Sogbodjor and  filed this action in that capacity with the following reliefs. 

a. An order for declaration of title to a parcel of land situate and  lying at West Legon Papao in an approximate area of 0.36 acres and bounded on the North by developed property measured 240  ft. more or less on the south by the developed property measuring 240 ft. more or less and on the East by a proposed  road measuring 75 ft.  

b. An order for recovery of possession 

c. Damages for trespass

CASE OF THE PLAINIFFS 

It is the case of the plaintiffs that the defendants are persons who  have occupied a portion of land and have constructed a temporary  structure on the land belonging to the late Dr. Julius Amartey  Sogbodjor. The plaintiffs stated that their late father, who was a  medical practitioner sometime in the year 2000, purchased the  parcel of land from Emmanuel Nii Quartey Owoo, family of Gbese. It  is the plaintiffs’ case that their dec…

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