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(1962) JELR 69679 (HC)

High Court  •  7 May 1962  •  Ghana




In this suit the plaintiff claims an order for recovery of possession, injunction, and damages for trespass; the said claims are in respect of two pieces or parcels of land separated by a proposed road, which are fully described in paragraphs (i) and (ii) of the endorsement on his writ of summons, and delineated on a plan tendered in evidence as exhibit E. The said pieces of land are situate at Abose Okai, and form portion of Abose Okai, otherwise known as Opete Kpakpo, lands. The said Abose Okai or Opete Kpakpo lands were in a suit Nii Ayikai II v. Nii Abossey Okai II declared the property of the Akumadjey stool by a judgment of the Land Court (Land Court, Accra, September 27, 1954., unreported) affirmed by a judgment of the West African Court of Appeal ((1946) 12 W.A.CA. 31) and upheld by the Privy Council ((1950) 12 W.A.C.A. 37, P.C.) The Privy Council judgment is exhibit J in this suit.

By two deeds of conveyance, exhibits G and F, the first dated the 22nd February, 1947…

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