JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA
V.
ELECTORAL COMMISSION AND NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO

(2021) JELR 109011 (SC)    
Supreme Court  ·  J1/5/2021 ·  14 Jan 2021 ·  Ghana
CORAM
YEBOAH (CJ) (PRESIDING), APPAU JSC, MARFUL-SAU JSC, AMEGATCHER JSC, PROF. KOTEY JSC, OWUSU JSC AND TORKORNOO J.S.C
Core Terms Beta
sgd
justice of the supreme court
petition
motion
leave
affidavit
amended process
amendment
anin yeboah
applicant
application
case
chief justice
close of day
court
errors
g. torkornoo
leave of the court
liberty
live telecast of the proceedings
m. owusu
mrs.
ms.
n. a. amegatcher
nature of the amendment
nature of the petitioner
omissions
prof. n. a. kotey
respective answers
respondents
s. k. marful-sau
terms
tomorrow friday 15th january
tuesday 19th january
y. appau

Tsikata 

Moves for the motion for leave to amend. We seek leave to amend the petition with  leave of the Court. Refers to the motion and affidavit. 

X X X X X X X X By Court 

We have considered the application for leave to amend the petition filed. We notice that  the Applicant is just seeking leave to amend omissions and errors apparent in the  petition. We have looked at the nature of the amendment and as it does not change the  nature of the Petitioner’s case, we grant the amendment in terms prayed. Let the  amended process be filed by the close of day before 4.00 pm. 

The Respondents are at liberty to amend their respective answers to the petition on or  before 4.00 pm tomorrow Friday 15th January, 2021. 

The petition is adjourned to Tuesday 19th January 2021. 

The motion for live telecast of the proceedings is hereby struck out as moot. 


 (SGD) ANIN YEBOAH  

 (CHIEF JUSTICE) 


 (SGD) Y. APPAU  

 (JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT) 


 (SGD) S. K. MARFUL-SAU  

 (JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT) 


 (SGD) P…

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