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IN RE KRAH (DECD); YANKYERAAH AND OTHERS V. OSEI-TUTU AND ANOTHER

(1989) JELR 68089 (SC)

Supreme Court  •  22 Mar 1989  •  Ghana

Coram
ADADE JSC,TAYOR JSC,FRANCOIS JSC,WUAKU JSC ,ESSIEM JA

Judgement

WUAKU JSC

Nana Apraku Krah died testate on 4 February 1983. By his will exhibit B, executed on 22 December 1982 he devised “three separate cocoa farms situate at a place commonly known and called `Sukusuku’ in the Western Region” to the testator’s grandson, the third defendant-appellant herein, as the sole beneficiary. The three farms were fully described in the will, exhibit B. The deceased, Nana Apraku Krah, had in an earlier will executed on 8 January 1977 devised to his ten children his properties numbering ten. That will is tendered as ten children his properties numbering ten. That will is tendered as exhibit A. By clause 2 (a) of exhibit A he bequeathed to his family absolutely and forever his deposit or savings account with the Ghana Commercial Bank, Berekum, and by 2 (b) he proved that

“all my other properties both immovable and movable except and excluding (a) those already herein given to my said children as above indicated and my cocoa farm situated and being at Sukusuku on …

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