The Plaintiff caused a writ to be issued out of the Registry of this court against the Defendant for an amount of GH¢36,600.00 being total amount of money advanced to him together with interest at the prevailing bank rate from 1st April 2013 till date of final payment.
It was the Plaintiff’s case that between March 2012 and March 2013, she advanced sums of money to the Defendant which he was supposed to repay on or before 1st April 2013. He had failed to do so.
The Defendant in his defence said he had only received an amount of GH¢7,000.00 from the Plaintiff which he had requested for payment of his children’s school fees and for repairs he had undertaken on his car. He said he was never made aware that these sums had been given to him as a loan which had to be repaid.
He contended in his defence that he had entered into an amorous relationship with the Plaintiff in which she prepared food and bought him gifts which included a watch, mobile phone and rice cooker. When the relationship fe…