This is a Labour/employment matter involving a claim for wrongful dismissal. The appeal is against a judgment of the Obuasi High Court dated 11 December 2018.
On 27/2/15 the Plaintiff/Respondent, hereinafter referred to as the Respondent, issued a writ of summons and a statement of claim against the Defendant/Appellant Company, (hereinafter referred to as Appellant) for the following reliefs:
a. A declaration that the Plaintiff’s dismissal was wrongful and unfair.
b. Special and General Damages for wrongful dismissal including:
(I) Salaries and other benefits associated with his post including actual increments, Social Security Contribution and Provident Fund Contribution with effect from the date of interdiction to the date of final judgment.
(ii) End of service benefit as per the condition of service of the Defendant, Bank(sic)
(iii) Compensation of two (2) years’ salary including Social Security Contribution and Provident Fund Contribution as the Plaintiff…