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Chief Justice commissions 3 automated district courts in Western North

Sehwi Wiawso High Court Judge, His Lordship Justice Kwame Amoako on behalf of the Chief Justice, Justice Gertrude Sackey Torkornoo has inaugurated...
Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo dancing at the launch of JUSAG's 50th anniversary

JUSAG’s 50th anniversary: Chief Justice Torkornoo displays dancing skills [Watch]

Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo has captivated attendees at the 50th-anniversary celebration of the Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana (JUSAG) with her...

Include dress code in legal ethics for law students – Chief Justice

Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo has supported the incorporation of the study of legal ethics in the curriculum of law faculties.
Chief Justice of the Republic of Ghana, Justice Gertrude Araba Esaaba Sackey Torkornoo,

Let no one feel discouraged to use the law – Chief Justice to judges

The Chief Justice, Justice Gertrude Sackey Torkornoo, has urged judges to uphold the principles of the law entrusted to them and conduct...

Liberia’s ex-chief justice sentenced for murder

Liberia's former chief justice and justice minister Gloria Maya Musu-Scott has been sentenced to life in prison for the brutal murder of...

Chief Justice embraces media as crucial pillar in justice delivery

The Chief Justice Gertrude Araba Esaaba Sackey Torkornoo, has acknowledged the media as a vital pillar in the dispensation of justice in...

Dismissed judge sues Judicial Service, Chief Justice and Attorney General

The Jasikan Circuit Court judge, Alfred Kwabena Asiedu, dismissed for alleged misconduct in a divorce case, has filed a lawsuit against the...
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House of Chiefs must begin to create clear records of ownership of lands –...

Chief Justice, Gertrude Sackey Torkornoo, has called on traditional leaders to support the establishment of a database on land administration to aid...

Chief Justice shuts down courts in Ada 

Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo has shutdown courts at Ada in the Greater Accra Region following general water crisis as a result of...

Jurors to resume work after meeting with Chief Justice

Chief Justice Gertrude Araba Esaaba Sackey Torkornoo has convinced jurors in the Ashanti Region to return to court after they suspended their...

Chief Justice inaugurates new Apremdo Court 

Chief Justice, Gertrude Sackey Torkonoo has called on staff of the Judicial Service to make the courthouse welcoming and reassuring to bruised...

Chief Justice eulogises IGP Dampare

Ghana's Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo has commended the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Dr George Akuffo Dampare for his exceptional leadership qualities.

Chief Justice declares Monday to Friday ADR week in Ghana

The Chief Justice, Her Ladyship Justice Gertrude Sackey Torkornoo, has officially declared Monday, November 13, to Friday, November 17, 2023, as Alternative...

Former Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo’s take on LGBTQ

Former Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo has expressed her firm stance against the legalization of same-sex marriage in Ghana.
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Chief Justice to assign new judge to OSP’s confirmation application against Cecilia Dapaah

Chief Justice Gertrude Esaaba Torkonoo is set to reassign the Office of the Special Prosecutor’s confirmation application against Cecilia Dapaah to a...

Chief Justice calls on engineers to adhere to code of ethics

The Chief Justice of the Republic of Ghana, Her Ladyship Justice Gertrude Araba Essaba Torkornoo (Mrs), has told engineering practitioners in the...

Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo’s daughter called to the Bar [Video]

Selasi Esi Tokornoo, the daughter of Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo, has been called to the Bar. She was part...

Chief Justice explains why Supreme Court did not sit on NDC’s injunction against EC

The Supreme Court has struck out an injunction filed by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and four other political parties which sought...

Cecilia Dapaah case: OSP petitions Chief Justice to remove trial judge

The Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) has petitioned the Chief Justice to remove Justice Edward Twum from Cecilia Dapaah's case. 

Judges in Ghana are not equipped in handling cyber crime cases – Chief Justice

The lack of adequate skills and resources for judges to handle cyber crime cases is of great concern, as the Chief Justice,...

Open letter to Chief Justice

Greetings to you wherever you may be given that we are at that time of recuperation, following the completion of yet another...

Report bribe-taking court officials – Chief Justice urges public

The Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo, has advised the public not to pay bribes to court officials who request money ostensibly on behalf...

Chief Justice sends strong warning to prospective students

Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo, has cautioned prospective lawyers against what she describes as obscene and offensive character. According to...

Chief Justice wades into ‘Ama Governor’ and Law School saga

Chief Justice, Gertrude Araba Essaba Torkornoo, has justified the decision to deny Ghanaian YouTuber, Elorm Ababio aka Ama Governor’s call to the bar.

Chief Justice declines petition to remove judge from Ato Forson trial

Chief Justice, Her Ladyship Gertrude Torkornoo, has declined a request to remove the judge presiding over the case in which Minority Leader...
Embattled Assin North MP James Gyakye Quayson

Gyakye Quayson not treating Supreme Court properly – Chief Justice

The Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkonoo, has expressed concern regarding what she says is the conduct of Assin North MP, James Gyakye Quayson,...

A nation that loses interest in rule of law and justice delivery sets itself...

Chief Justice Gertrude Esaaba Torkornoo has cautioned that a nation that overlooks the enforcement of its laws and does not ensure that...

Chief Justice asked to probe Court Registrar over dishonest conduct

The Tamale High Court presided over by Justice Kenneth Edem Kudjordjie has asked the Regional Administrative Officer of the Judicial Service to...

Hanson K. Nyame writes: Justice and our new Chief Justice

Now that all Africa’s colonized states have attained independence, it is wondered if Dr Kwame Nkrumah (if he was still alive) would...

GBA blasts MP over criticisms against former Chief Justice Anin Yeboah

The Ghana Bar Association (GBA) has descended hard on the Minority Chief Whip, Kwame Governs Agboza, over his criticism that former Chief...

Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo abhors people without integrity – Friend

Erika Mamley Osae, a close friend of the newly sworn-in, Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo, says her friend abhors people without integrity.

Dispense justice without fear or favour – NDC lawyer to new Chief Justice

The Director of Legal Affairs of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Abraham Amaliba, has thrown a challenge to new Chief Justice, Justice...

Koku Anyidoho sends goodwill message to Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo

Chief Executive Officer of the Atta Mills Institute, Samuel Koku Anyidoho, has congratulated the new Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo on her appointment.

GUTA congratulates Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo

The Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) has congratulated, the new Chief Justice, Justice Gertrude Torkornoo, on her nomination and subsequent unanimous...

I’ll be your trustworthy partner – Akufo-Addo to Chief Justice

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has assured new Chief Justice Gertrude Araba Esaaba Torkornoo that he will be a “dependable” and “trustworthy”...

Gertrude Torkornoo sworn-in as Chief Justice

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has sworn-in new Chief Justice, Gertrude Araba Essaba Torkornoo. The event was held on...

Chief Justice to enhance justice delivery through technology

The newly sworn-in Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo, has made a commitment to leverage technology to improve the efficiency of the Judiciary.

Gertrude Torkornoo to be sworn-in as Chief Justice today

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will today, Monday, June 12, swear in the new Chief Justice, Gertrude Araba Essaba Torkornoo.

Supreme Court refers judge, registrar to Chief Justice for investigations

The Supreme Court has referred a case involving the estate of a deceased pastor to the Chief Justice to investigate the conduct...

Parliament approves Gertrude Torkornoo’s nomination as Chief Justice

Parliament has finally approved the nomination of Gertrude Araba Essaba Torkornoo as the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.
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