By a Petition filed on the 15th day of July 2016, the Petitioner is praying the court for the dissolution of the marriage under the Marriage Ordinance (Cap 127) celebrated between the parties on the 7th day of August 2008 at the Office of the Principal Registrar of the Marriages, Accra and any other Orders that this Honourable Court may deem fit.
It is the petitioner’s case that the parties have not lived as husband and wife for almost six years now since the petitioner travelled back to Canada in 2010 and that the parties apart from having communication problems, have not had any sexual relations for the past 6 years. All attempts by friends, members of their respective families to resolve their differences have proven futile.
At the trial, the Petitioner tendered a marriage certificate which was admitted in evidence as Exhibit ‘A’. She testified on oath that she has been ordinarily resident in Canada since the year 2001.
The parties married in 2008 and she retur…