DANIEL BOADI
V.
ABENA NYAME ADOM & 1OR

(2018) JELR 69931 (CA)    
Court of Appeal  ·  CIVIL APPEAL NO: H1/59/2017 ·  4 Feb 2018 ·  Ghana
CORAM
IRENE C. LARBI (MRS) J.A. (PRESIDING), LAWRENCE L. MENSAH J.A., A. M. DOMAKYAAREH (MRS) J.A.
Core Terms Beta
land
appellant
counsel
c.k. ango
case
ghana highway authority
pw1
site plan
trial judge
ayanfuri unit committee
personal representatives
piece of land
grounds of appeal
said land
trial court
appellant’s contention
appellate court
circuit court
good title
mother akua yareyeya
nana osei yaw
statement of claim
whole world
appellant’s claim
appellant’s uncle
appellant’s wife
case of an intestate estate
case of a testate estate
entire record
highways authority
instant appeal
judgment of the circuit court
part of the estate of the late akua yareyeya
plaintiff digging foundation trenches
receipt of the record of proceedings
recovery of possession of the disputed land
rightful person
said construction
said osei yaw
site plan of the area
supreme court case of okyere
weight of the evidence

JUDGMENT

DOMAKYAAREH (MRS), J. A.

1. This is an appeal against the judgment of the Circuit Court, Dunkwa-On-Offin dated 17th June, 2016. From the Writ of Summons, Statement of Claim and the evidence adduced before the trial court, the plaintiff/appellant, (hereinafter called the appellant), averred that one C.K. Ango bought a piece of land from the Ayanfuri Unit Committee in 1990, put up a Kiosk on the land and operated a chop bar business therein from 1990 until 2006 when he gave same as a gift to one Nana Osei Yaw who is the appellant’s uncle. The said Osei Yaw who possessed the land allowed his daughter (who is the appellant’s wife) to operate her hairdressing business in the kiosk on the land and later gave same to the appellant absolutely to work on. In March 2014, the appellant decided to erect a structure on the land and because the land in dispute is close to the Dunkwa-Ayanfuri High way, he wrote to the Highways Authority to permit him to put up a structure and same was granted…

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