The Petitioner herein filed a petition praying the Court for the dissolution of the marriage between the parties by this court thus;
(a) That the marriage between the parties be dissolved and any such orders as the court may deem fit
(b) That petitioner’s children Rachel and Kenneth Nyanteh be made to spend their holidays with him and visitation rights over the rest of the children.
According to the petitioner the marriage had broken down beyond reconciliation and he could not be expected to live with the respondent as man and wife. The parties were married under the ordinance in 1998 and cohabited at New Achimota in Accra. They were blessed with five children all of whom have attained majority.
It is the petitioner’s contention that the respondent has made it a habit of defaming, embarrassing and incessantly accusing him of infidelity and has often subjected him to physical abuse and once bundled him off to the psychiatric hospital under the pretext that he was not…