LYDIA AKOSUA ADWOO ANIM
V.
ISMAIL BAWAH AND CHIEF REGISTRAR OF LANDS

(2017) JELR 65361 (CA)    
Court of Appeal  ·  CIVIL APPEAL NO: H1/56/2017 ·  11 May 2017 ·  Ghana
CORAM
V. D. OFOE J.A. (PRESIDING), A. DORDZIE J.A., M. AGYEMANG J.A
Core Terms Beta
land
plaintiff
order
trial court
appeal
supreme court
high court
irreparable damage
trial judge
discretion of the court
grounds of appeal
interlocutory injunction
party's lawyer
recent decision
supreme court judgment
trial
appellate court
award of gh
behalf of the respondent
cancellation of any land certificate
case of an applicant
civil procedure
cost of gh
court’s attention
have rights
interim injunction order
justice of the circumstance demands
lord diplock
opinion amount
owner of the disputed land
part of her land
perpetual injunction
prima facie case
registration of the land
registration of the said land
restraining order
ruling of the trial court
said land
similar view
state of the proceedings
status quo
third party
third party’s name
trial court’s conclusion

JUDGMENT

A.M. DORDZIE JA:-

FACTS:

The plaintiff who is the appellant herein instituted an action in the High Court, Accra seeking the following reliefs:

1. A declaration that by a conveyance dated 8th March 1986 made between the plaintiff and Nii Nortey Adjiefio acting for the Kle Musum family, the interest in the land describe herein was conveyed to the plaintiff.

2. A declaration that any registration of the said land by the 2nd defendant in the name of 1st defendant is irregular and or by mistake and therefore null and void.

3. A declaration that the registration of the land in the name of the 1st defendant was procured by fraud and therefore is null and void.

4. An order for the cancellation of any land certificate standing in the name of the 1st defendant.

5. Recovery of possession and damages for trespass against the 1st defendant.

6. Perpetual injunction against the 1st defendant his workmen and servants from further trespassing on the land.

Plaintiff claims she is the owner of the dispu…

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