ENNIN
V.
AMPAH AND OTHERS

(1980) JELR 65353 (HC)    
High Court  ·  12 Jun 1980 ·  Ghana
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Other Citations
[1982-83] GLR 952
CORAM
OSEI-HWERE J.
Core Terms Beta
defendants
plaintiff
court
room
grant
affidavit
motion
second defendant
sister
first defendant
interim injunction
remaining defendants
remedial steps
room of the deceased
rooms of the top floor
said agnes abban
tension
top floor
administrator
bottom floor of the house
cape coast
character of the building
court of appeal
criminal law
defendants’ forcible entry
defendants of letters of administration
dispute
door of their father
family house
first defendant lives
fittings of the house
following complaints
high court
letters of administration
likelihood of a breach of the peace
lock of the hall of the house
locks
member of the deceased family
members of his family
mrs. agnes abban
normal grounds
order of interim injunction
osei-hwere j.
police supervision
recall of the letters of administration
subject of the bequest
substantial grounds
third party
top floor of house no. f.9
wooden floor of their father

OSEI-HWERE J.: The plaintiff has brought his motion praying the court for an order of interim injunction against the defendants restraining them from entering the top floor of house No. F.9/1, Aboom Road, Cape Coast, and in particular the room of the deceased until the final determination of the suit. This motion is the sequel to an order made by this court restraining the plaintiff and members of his family from doing anything to change the character of the building by tampering with locks and other fittings of the house. By his affidavit in support, the plaintiff complains that the defendants have taken advantage to do the very thing prohibited of them. The affidavit goes on to make the following complaints:

“5. That about two weeks ago the defendants broke the lock of the hall of the house and installed a new one without the consent of any one.

6. That two days ago the second defendant and her son entered the room of the deceased. The second defendant and her son ransacked the room …

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