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NANA KWASI AFREH II & 2 ORS
V.
ASSOCIATION OF VOLTA LAND COMPENSATION & 12 ORS

(2012) JELR 63881 (HC)    
High Court  ·  SUIT NO. AHR 4/2012 ·  17 Jan 2012 ·  Ghana
CORAM
DENNIS D. ADJEI JA

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DENNIS ADJEI, J.A.

The plaintiffs per their writ of summons were seeking from the defendants the following reliefs:

“i. A declaration that there is no legally constituted Association or body known as Association of V. Flooded Lands compensation Claimants.

i. A declaration that defendants have no authority, right, power or capacity to deduct or cause any monies due the Pai Katanga compensation claim to be deducted.

ii. An order for accounts against the 2nd, 3rd and 4th defendants for all monies received in the name of the 1st defendant.

iii. An order for the refund of all monies deducted from the Pai Traditional Area claims of the compensation b the 1st defendant.

iv. An order of perpetual junction restraining the defendants, by themselves, their agents, assigns, privies whomsoever from making decisions of any monies due the Pai Traditional Area”.

On 1st December, 2011, the 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 7th, 11th and 12th. Defendants entered conditional appearance to the plaintiffs’ writ of summons. Copies …

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