Charles Ayuune Akurugu, the Applicant herein filed the present application on 22 - 12 - 2015 seeking the enforcement of his fundamental human rights and freedoms that he alleges the Republic of Ghana, acting through the Local Government Service, has breached. The Applicant, until his interdiction by the Service, was employed as Assistant Director of the Local Government Service and stationed in the Kumbungu District of the Northern Region of the Republic of Ghana.
The Applicant joined the Head of the Local Government Service to the Application, but upon application by the Attorney- General, the Court struck him out from the application as the 1st Respondent. Accordingly, the Attorney-General remains the only respondent for the purpose of the present application.
The Respondent vehemently contests the application with the filing of the affidavit in opposition on 13 – 7 – 2016.
In his affidavit in support of the application, the Applicant deposes in part but essentially as…