CHRISTIANA OWUSU
V.
KWADWO OWUSU BRAKO

(2015) JELR 107530 (HC)    
High Court  ·  SUIT NO. BDMC 267/2015 ·  20 Dec 2015 ·  Ghana
CORAM
CECILIA DON-CHEBE AGBEVEY
Core Terms Beta
respondent
petitioner
parties
marriage
children
court
bedroom house
dissolution of the marriage
evidence
sexual intercourse
terms of settlement
1st day of november
4th day of april
bedroom self
block factory
chemical store
marriage certificate
principal registrar of marriages office
said woman
subsistence of the marriage
totality of evidence
agreement of the parties
biological father
cross-examination
different occasions
different women
fear of petitioner
following properties
good behaviour
hse no. ap
interlocutory injunction
issue of maintenance
jessica owusu
knowledge of the petitioner
lot of abuse
marriage ordinance
matrimonial causes act
matrimonial home hse
numerous attempts
said jessica owusu
said property
separate rooms
sexual contact
singular act of the respondent
university education

J U D G M E N T 

The Petitioner per her petition filed on the 4th day of April 2015 is seeking the dissolution of the marriage contracted under the Marriage Ordinance (Cap 127) between the Petitioner and the Respondent on the 1st day of November, 1994, at the Principal Registrar of Marriages Office, Accra, on the ground that the Respondent has behaved in such way that the petitioner cannot reasonably be expected to live with him. 

The Petitioner who is a dealer in wood is praying for reliefs against the  Respondent as follows: 

i. That the marriage in fact celebrated between the parties be dissolved. 

ii. That the under- mentioned properties which were jointly acquired by the parties during the subsistence of the marriage be divided equally by this Court upon the dissolution of the marriage: 

a) Block Factory at Ofankor 

b) 8 bedroom self-contained house located at Ofankor, Congo Villa.

c) 2 bedroom house at Iron City, Kasoa. 

d) 4 bedroom house, Asempa Down, Kasoa. 

e) 6 stores located at O…

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