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Prof Gyampo reacts to appointment of new Supreme Court judges

Senior political science lecturer at the University of Ghana, Professor Ransford Gyampo, has expressed reservations about the appointment of three new judges...

Justice Atuguba wades into appointment of judges

Retired Justice of the Supreme Court, William Atuguba, has waded into the appointment of judges which became a controversial subject of debate...

It is dangerous to politicise appointment of judges to court – Afenyo-Markin

Deputy Majority Leader in Parliament, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has described as dangerous attempts by some political actors to politicise the appointment of judges...

Meet three newly-sworn in justices of Supreme Court judges

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has administered the oath of office to three newly appointed Supreme Court Judges. The...

Parliament approves 3 Court of Appeal judges to Supreme Court

Parliament has unanimously approved the nomination of three Court of Appeal judges by President Akufo-Addo to join the Supreme Court.

Joe Osei-Owusu makes a case for more Supreme Court Judges

The Chairman of the Appointments Committee of Parliament, Joseph Osei-Owusu has suggested that, in order to adequately decide on the number of...

There are no political judges – Supreme Court nominee

Supreme Court justice nominee, Henry Anthony Kwofie, has dismissed claims politically-inclined judges exist in the judiciary. According to...
3 Supreme Court nominees face Appointments Committee today

3 Supreme Court nominees face Appointments Committee today

Three judges nominated by President Akufo-Addo for the Supreme Court are scheduled to appear before the Appointments Committee of Parliament on Wednesday,...

I only disagree with Mahama on partisan balance of judiciary appointments – Atuguba

A retired justice of the Supreme Court, William Atuguba, has stated that former...

Judges not appointed based on political affiliations – GBA

President of the Ghana Bar Association (GBA), Yaw Acheampong Boafo is insisting that the appointment of judges to the bench is based...

Akufo-Addo hits back at Mahama over ‘judiciary appointments’ comment

President Nana Akufo-Addo has taken on former President John Mahama for saying that he has packed the Judiciary with NPP-aligned judges.
Ghana's Supreme Court

Know all Supreme Court judges appointed since 1993

The Daily Graphic walks down memory lane to list the various appointments to the Supreme Court since the inception of the Fourth...

Mahama’s ‘balancing judiciary appointments’ comment fair and objective – Edudzi

The Director of Legal Affairs for the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Edudzi Tamakloe, has justified former President John Mahama’s assertion about...

Akufo-Addo swears in two High Court judges

President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday, August 28, inducted into office two new High Court Judges, charging them to apply the laws fairly,...

Judges don’t receive ex-gratia – Chief Justice nominee

Chief Justice nominee, Justice Gertrude Araba Esaaba Sackey Torkornoo, has revealed that judges don't receive ex-gratia as other public office holders.
Justice Gertrude Torkornoo

Monies given out to influence judges don’t go to judges – Justice Torkornoo

Chief Justice nominee, Justice Gertrude Araba Esabaa Torkornoo, has advised the public against the practice of giving monies to certain individuals to...

Akufo-Addo swears in 21 new High Court judges

President Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday inducted into office 21 new High Court judges, reiterating his call on the Judiciary to apply the...
Ghana's Supreme Court

Appointments Committee approves 2 out of 4 Supreme Court Justice nominees

Parliament’s Appointments Committee has approved the nomination of two out of four Justices President Nana Akufo-Addo nominated to the Supreme Court.
Ghana's Supreme Court

Minority expresses worry over number of judges appointed to Supreme Court by Akufo-Addo

The Minority in Parliament has expressed worry over the number of judges appointed to the Supreme Court by President Nana Akufo-Addo.

You are demigods so act as such – Ghana Bar Association to judges and...

The Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Bar Association, Saviour Kudze, has admonished judges to maintain high levels of integrity in the...

Akufo-Addo nominates 4 judges to Supreme Court

President Nana Akufo-Addo has nominated four judges for elevation onto the Supreme Court Bench. They are three Court of...

Can a cockroach be justified in a court of fowls? – Sosu asks Magistrates...

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Madina constituency, Francis-Xavier Sosu, in a response to a statement from the Association of Magistrates and...

Ghana Bar Association chides Sosu over comments on judges

The Ghana Bar Association (GBA), has expressed displeasure over some comments made about judges by the Member of Parliament for the Madina...

Female Afghan judges hunted by the murderers they convicted

They were the trailblazers of women’s rights in Afghanistan. They were the staunch defenders of the law, seeking justice for their country’s...
Former Chief Justice Sophia Akkufo

Justice Sophia Akuffo gets new appointment

Former Chief Justice, Sophia Akkufo, has been appointed as the Chairperson of the Governing Council of the University of Ghana.

Akufo-Addo cuts sod for construction of residential facilities for judges

President Akufo-Addo has cut the sod for the construction of residential facilities for appeal court judges in Kumasi, estimated to cost GHS...

Akufo-Addo swears in new Court of Appeal Judges [Photos]

President Nana Akufo-Addo has charged newly sworn-in Justices of the Court of Appeal to carry out their duty of adjudicating cases without...
Ghana's Supreme Court

Parliament approves four new Supreme Court Judges

Parliament has approved President Akufo-Addo’s four nominees for the Supreme Court Bench. With the approval, Ghana now has a...
Justice Anin Yeboah

Justice Anin-Yeboah reacts to wig, robe wearing by judges

Chief Justice nominee, Kwasi Anin-Yeboah, has said he will not halt the tradition of legal practitioners wearing wigs, gowns and suits.

Akufo-Addo swears in 45 judges of Superior Courts

President Nana Akufo-Addo has called on judges of the Superior Courts to exhibit honesty, integrity and sound knowledge of the law...

I wish judges wear African print, not black suit – Justice Torkornoo

Appeals Court judge, Justice Gertrude Torkornoo, has backed calls for reforms in the dress code of the judiciary to reflect values...

Marful-Sau, Dordzie appointments not reward for helping sack EC boss

The government is denying claims that the appointment of Justices Samuel Marful-Sau and Agnes Dordzie is a reward for the roles they played in...

Anas Judges secure ECOWAS Court injunction

Three High Court judges cited in the judicial bribery exposé done by investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, have secured an interim injunction from the...

CJ, Supreme Court Judges too charitable to Prof. Atuguba over research – Lawyer fumes

A private legal practitioner, Yaw Oppong, says the Supreme Court judges have been charitable to Professor Raymond Atuguba over his research Aclaims that political...

CJ orders judges to wear wigs ‘to preserve the tradition’

The Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo, has directed all Judges to with immediate effect begin the wearing of the symbolic wigs during court sittings. The directive...

Is Akufo-Addo no longer the ‘mother serpent of corruption’? – Martin Amidu asked

The National Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia says he has lost faith in the principles of revered legal...

Special Prosecutor’s removal will erode confidence in corruption fight – Dr Osae-Kwapong

Project Director of the Democracy Project and Fellow at CDD-Ghana has argued that impeaching Special Prosecutor Kissi Agyebeng would undermine public trust in anti-corruption...

Amanda Clinton Esq: A slippery slope if Ghana’s second Special Prosecutor ever is removed...

As required by Article 146 of the Constitution, the Chief Justice is determining whether there is a prima facie case to form a committee...
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