The Petitioner and Respondent were married at the Office of the Principal Registrar of Marriages, Accra, under the Marriage Ordinance 1884 – 1985 (Cap 127), on 13th May 2013. The Marriage which was celebrated under license Number SL0291080, was evidenced by a Marriage Certificate Number RGM 1258/2013.
The husband – Petitioner issued this Petition against his wife, the Respondent praying for the following reliefs;
i. That the marriage in fact celebrated between the parties be dissolved.
ii. That the Respondent be granted custody of the child of the marriage (Israel Oswald Ephraim Moses) with the Petitioner being given visitation rights, and rights for the child to spend school holidays with the Petitioner.
iii. That the Respondent be ordered to make to the Petitioner such maintenance pending suit and thereafter such periodic payments as may be just.
iv. That the Respondent be ordered to pay to the Petitioner such amounts as may be just as settlement.
The Petitioner al…