YAKUBU SALIFU
V.
ALHAJI FUSEINI SEIDU

(2016) JELR 107694 (HC)    
High Court  ·  SUIT NO. BC 543/2014 BETWEEN: ·  5 Dec 2016 ·  Ghana
CORAM
KWEKU T. ACKAAH-BOAFO
Core Terms Beta
defendant
plaintiff
court
evidence
sum of gh
parties
purchase price
plaintiff’s son
alhaji fuseini seidu
cross examination
defendant’s wife
supreme court
case of the plaintiff
legal relations
plaintiff’s evidence
plaintiff’s reply
plaintiff’s son salim yakubu
statement of claim
statement of defence
trite learning
above statement of the law
agreed price of gh
amount gh
attorney general
civil cases
defendant’s evidence
defendant’s pleadings
following issues
general rule
given case
giving evidence
legal burden of proof
legal principles
others hinge
plaintiff claims
plaintiff of the amount
plaintiff’s case
plaintiff’s claim
price of gh
principle of law
promulgation of the evidence act
said agreement
said amount
settled rule of law
strict proof of the allegation
transfer of the ownership of the vehicle
witness evidence

                                                    JUDGMENT 

Introduction 

[1] On the 11th day of June 2014, the Plaintiff caused the writ of summons accompanied by  a statement of claim to issue against the Defendant claiming the following reliefs: 

a. Cash the sum of GH¢9,000.00 being debt owed Plaintiff by the defendant which was  reduced into writing and which the defendant promised to pay at the end of April 2014  but failed to do so and in spite of persistent demands made by the Plaintiff, the defendant  has willfully refused to pay. 

b. Cash the sum of GH¢8,000.00 being monies the defendant collected from the plaintiff  on the pretext of securing travelling documents for plaintiff’s son Salim Yakubu and  which the Defendant promised to secure visa and all the necessary travelling documents for Salim Yakubu within a month but failed to do so and in spite of persistent demands  made by the Plaintiff the defendant has willfully refused to pay. 

c. Interest on the said amount(s) at t…

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