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(2016) JELR 107816 (HC)

High Court  •  SUIT NO. BFA/73/201  •  6 Dec 2016  •  Ghana




In an attempt by 1st plaintiff to apply for Letters of Administration to  administer the estate of the late Stephen Kwabena Mensah, he  excluded 1st defendant and later agreed to join the 1st defendant herein  but that act had cost him this suit, for the 1st defendant, not having any  support from his siblings rallied grandchildren of the late Stephen Kwabena Mensah behind him to caveat the application for the Letters  of Administration for the reason that the 1st plaintiff who has related  to them as a sibling for the past sixty years and more is according to  him not a biological son of their father, the late Stephen Kwabena  Mensah. The 1st plaintiff together with the other two siblings therefore  instituted this action against the 1st defendant with the grandchildren  of their late father on the 21/08/14 with the following reliefs: 

a. A declaration that the 1st plaintiff is the biological child of the late  Stephen Kwabena Mensah 

b. An order confirming the plaintiffs a…

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