Plaintiff claims the following reliefs endorsed on its writ issued against the Defendant:
Recovery of the sum of €74,793 being the value of a BMW 7 series vehicle damaged in the custody of the Defendant
Interest on the said amount from 6th of November, 2014 to date of final payment
General damages for negligence
Damages for loss of use of the vehicle from 6th of November, 2014 until date of receipt of full value for the vehicle.
Cost including lawyers’ fees (with liberty to apply)
In the statement of claim Plaintiff states that it has been a long standing customer of Defendant, who is the sole agent and representative of BMW AG and Ford Motors in Ghana. Plaintiff avers that it purchased a BMW 7 series saloon vehicle with registration No GR 437-10 for the use of its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), George Wiredu. Plaintiff notes that the said vehicle for some inexplicable reason suffered a battery fire which caused the Plaintiff to tow the vehicle to the workshop of the Defendant. Plaintiff cl…