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EC brouhaha: CJ’s ‘secret’ C’ttee worrying – Group

A group calling itself – Joint Action for Justice – has described as worrying the “secrecy” surrounding the committee empanelled by the Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo to look into the alleged abuse of power and corruption scandals that have rocked the Electoral Commission. The five-member committee’s formation followed the establishment …

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‘Honourable’ title saga: CJ’s rant political – Akandor

The National Democratic Congress (NDC)Member of Parliament for Juaboso in the Western Region Kwabena Minta Akandor has lambasted   the Chief Justice for questioning his use of the honourable title. Justice Sophia Akuffo presiding over a case Tuesday in which Akandor and the MP for Ashaiman Ernest Norgbey were praying the …

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CJ’s criticism of MPs over ‘Honourable’ title petty – Loh

A private legal practitioner, George Loh, has lashed out at the Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo for chiding two National Democratic Congress (NDC) lawmakers for adding the title ‘Honourable’ to their names in a writ they filed before the court. The two – Ernest Norgbey of the Ashaiman constituency and Kwabena …

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Election petition TV broadcast favoured me – Nana Addo – Starr Fm

President Akufo-Addo says the decision by former Chief Justice, Georgina Wood, to allow live television broadcast of all the proceedings of the 2013 election petition contributed immensely to to his victory in the 2016 polls. He said the television broadcast  exposed most of the loopholes in Ghana’s election system …

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Outgoing CJ’s performance creditable – Short – Starr Fm

A former commissioner of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Justice Emile Short, has exalted the performance of Ghana’s outgoing Chief Justice Georgina Wood. Mrs. Wood retired from public service Wednesday June 7 having reached the mandatory retiring age of 70 after heading Ghana’s judiciary for …

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“Solid” Akuffo will lead with wisdom – Charlotte Osei – Starr Fm

The Electoral Commissioner Charlotte Osei has welcomed the selection of Justice Sophia Akuffo  as Ghana’s next Chief Justice. Ms. Akuffo was outdoored by President Akufo-Addo at the Flagstaff House Friday. she takes over from her ladyship Georgina Theodora Wood who retires in June. She will be the 13th person at …

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‘Anas judge’ cites CJ for contempt

Justice Mustapha Logo, one of the Superior Court justices implicated in the 2015 judicial scandal uncovered by Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has filed a suit at the Supreme Court citing the Chief Justice (CJ), Georgina Wood, for contempt. Justice Logo in an accompanying letter together with his writ to the …

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