EUNICE NYARKOA ANTWI
V.
DR JOHN ANTWI

(2016) JELR 107581 (HC)    
High Court  ·  SUIT NO. BDMC 519/2014 ·  29 Apr 2016 ·  Ghana
CORAM
CECILIA DON-CHEBE AGBEVEY J
Core Terms Beta
respondent
petitioner
court
marriage
children
parties
evidence
matrimonial home
section
issues of the marriage
agnes koranteng
said lady
cross-examination
custody of the children
family members
honourable court
name agnes koranteng
reason of the adultery
second child
26th day of december
adulterous relationship
akua nyarkoa antwi
case of the petitioner
children of the marriage
committed adultery
control of her family
court of competent jurisdiction grant
cross-examination of the petitioner
details of expenditure
direct evidence of adultery
dr. john yaw antwi
due cognisance
exhibit b series
extra-marital affair
following day
good financial provision
great surprise
heavy toll
marriage certificate
marriage ordinance
matrimonial causes act
petitioner’s family
purported dissolution of the marriage
respondent pays
said marriage
school fees of the issues of the marriage
such sum of money
years of their marriage

J U D G M E N T 

Mrs. Eunice Akua Nyarkoa Antwi (hereinafter called the Petitioner) and  Dr. John Yaw Antwi (hereinafter called the Respondent) were married under customary law at Achimota, Accra in October, 2001. The marriage was  subsequently converted to a marriage under the Marriage Ordinance (Cap 127)  (1951 Rev.) on the 26th day of December 2002 at the Christ the King Catholic  Church, Cantonments, Accra. 

After the said marriage, the parties cohabited at Tesano and later relocated to  House No. C1 1st Labone Street, Labone, Accra. 

The Petitioner, as at the 5th day of August 2014 when the petition was filed was working with Bulk Oil Storage and Transport (BOST). She has since changed  jobs and is now the Manager of the Human Resources Department of  COCOBOD.

The Respondent is a doctor at the La General Hospital. There are three issues of the marriage whose names and dates of birth are follows: 

1. John Michael Antwi - 26th August, 2004 

2. Janice Maame Yaa Antwi - 28th September, 2…

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