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FAUSTINA GYANEWA v. KWAHU SOUTH DISTRICT ASSEMBLY

(2017) JELR 91845 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  H1/03/2016  •  28 Feb 2017  •  Ghana

Coram
Adjei, J.A. (PRESIDING), Sowah, J.A, Mensah, J.A.

Judgement

JUDGMENT

ADJEI, J.A.

This appeal emanates from the judgment of the Circuit Court, Mpraeso delivered on 1st June, 2015. The Plaintiff/Appellant who will be referred to as the Plaintiff in this appeal does not challenge the Judgement entered by the trial Court except that she is dissatisfied with the fact that interest and cost were not awarded by the trial Circuit Court.

The Plaintiff is dissatisfied with the judgment on two grounds. The Plaintiff’s first dissatisfaction of the judgment was that the trial Judge failed to award interest when it was clear from the processes filed that the Defendant has been owing to the Plaintiff for barely six years and interest on the  amount  should have  been awarded from 2009 when a demand was made for it. The Plaintiff’s second dissatisfaction with the judgment was that the trial Circuit Court Judge failed to award cost on the judgment sum.

The brief facts of  the case which culminated in this appeal were  that the Plaintiff sued the Defendant for the …

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