On the 21st April 2016, the plaintiff issued a writ against the defendant for:
An order that the Defendant pay the Plaintiff the sum of US$19,217.00 (Nineteen Thousand Two Hundred and Seventeen United States Dollars), which amount represents the outstanding balance as at 11th April, 2016.
Interest on the sum of US$19,217.00 (Nineteen Thousand Two Hundred and Seventeen United States Dollars) at a rate of 18.5% per annum from 11th April 2016 to date of final payment.
An order for judicial sale of House No. 190, 14th Street, Oyibi, Valley View, Accra. Ghana.
The writ was served together with a statement of claim on the defendant who caused a conditional appearance to be filed on his behalf on the 14th October 2016 and then filed a statement of defence on the 12th January 2017.
After close of pleadings and the failure of the parties to settle the matter amicably at pre-trial settlement conference, the case was listed for hearing.
On the 23rd June 2017, the lawyers for the parties were pr…