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ABDUL RAHMAN MUMUNI V. ALHASSAN IBRAHIM

(2010) JELR 63676 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CIVIL APPEAL No. H1/7/09  •  26 Nov 2010  •  Ghana

Coram
MARIAMA OWUSU (MISS) J. A. (PRESIDING), F. G. KORBIEH J. A., IRENE C. DANQUAH J.A

Judgement

The parties in this case are cousins, being the son of Mumuni Wangara and Memunatu respectively. The dispute before us is in respect of House No. Plot No.14 Block C situate in Dobile Kambalipani Residential area, in the Wa Municipality.

The plaintiff’s case at the court below is that, the disputed plot was acquired by his late father Mumuni Wangara in his life time. He continued that, his father entered into possession after acquiring the land and laid the foundation on it and built three rooms on it to the window level but could not complete the construction of the house until his demise in 1985. It is the case of the plaintiff that, at the time of the death of his father he and his other siblings were minors. That Madam Memunatu died sometime in 2004 and the defendant has decided to appropriate the house to himself. He continued that, he complained to the Commission on Human Right and Administrative Justice Office in Wa and there the defendant admitted that, the plaintiff’s father pu…

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