This ruling has been premised upon an application filed at the instance of the 3rd Defendant/Applicant herein seeking orders from this court, pursuant to Article 134 (b) of the Constitution 1992 and Rule 73 of the Supreme Court Rules C. I. 16. This rule has actually been amended by Supreme Court (Amendment) Rules 2016 C.I. 93. The application seeks to reverse orders granted at the instance of the 1st Defendants/Respondents herein made by Benin JSC, presiding as a single Judge of this Court dated 8th June 2017 and 24th July 2017 respectively.
In order to put the nature of the orders granted by our respected brother Benin JSC in proper perspective, we have decided to quote in extenso the relevant and applicable proceedings and orders as made by the court on 8th June 2017 and captured per Applicants exhibit AAW1 as follows:-
“Upon reading the affidavit of Victoria Adotey, Assistant State Attorney at the Attorney-General’s Department filed on 2nd day of June, 2017 praying tha…