BUKARI
V.
NORWICH FIRE INSURANCE SOCIETY LTD.

(1966) JELR 69707 (HC)    
High Court  ·  21 Jun 1966 ·  Ghana
 · 
Other Citations
[1966] GLR 525
CORAM
CHARLES J.
Core Terms Beta
policy
section
liability
defendants
iddrisu teaore
judgment
insurer
plaintiff
person
security
sum
bodily injury
subsection
terms of the policy
third party insurance
motor vehicle
policy of insurance
respect of the death
paragraph
provisions of the motor vehicles
respect of injuries
charles j.
classes of person
course of his employment of a person
favour of the said iddrisu teaore
g105 costs
g3,500 0s
high court
high court of ghana
iddrisu teaore no.
insurance bearing number
insurance company
joint effect of the provisions of a policy
material time of the accident iddrisu teaore
motor accident
motor vehicles
personal injuries
plaintiff’s claim
provisions of section
relevant sections of the motor vehicles
respect of a liability
respect of any liability
respect of motor vehicle no.
said judgment
satisfaction of the plaintiff
sole issue
such persons
such policy
time of the occurrence of the event
use of the said motor vehicle

CHARLES J.: The plaintiff’s claim is for:

“(1) A declaration that the judgment dated 1 June 1965 obtained by the plaintiff against Iddrisu Teaore for the sum of £G3,500 0s. 0d. (¢8,400.00) and £G105 costs (¢252.00) in an action in the High Court of Ghana, Tamale, entitled Mama Bukari v. Iddrisu Teaore No. 65/1964 was in respect of a liability required to be covered by a policy of insurance or a security under the Motor Vehicles (Third Party Insurance) Act, 1958.

(2) A declaration that by the joint effect of the provisions of a policy of insurance bearing number 77/BM4099 and a certificate of insurance with number 4099 issued by the defendants in favour of the said Iddrisu Teaore for the period 29 August 1962 to 28 August 1963 and the provisions of the Motor Vehicles (Third Party Insurance) Act, 1958, the defendants are liable to pay to or to the satisfaction of the plaintiff the sum of £G3,605 (¢8,652.00) being the sum payable under the said judgment including costs.

(3) The said sum o…

There's more. Sign in to continue reading.

judy.legal is the comprehensive database of case law and legislation from Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria. Gain seamless access to over 20,000 cases, recent judgments, statutes, and rules of court.

Get started   Login