ADINYIRA (MRS), JSC
This is an appeal against the judgment of the Court of Appeal dated 30 March 2016 which affirmed the judgment of the High Court in favour of Yehans International Ltd, the Plaintiff Respondent/Respondent [Respondent] as against the Martey Tsuru Family and 18th July Ltd.; the 1st and 2nd Defendants/ Appellants/ Appellants respectively [1st and 2nd Appellants respectively]
The Respondent filed in the High Court, Accra a claim for declaration of title and an order for possession of land in Accra measured about 2.59 acres, bounded on the North by the Accra-Tema Motorway, on the South by the Spintex Road on the east by Bank of Ghana Annex (Warehouse) and on the West by open space. The Respondent claimed the land through a grant from one Pendergrass Borketey Alabi son of Nii Tsui Alabi a subject of Nungua stool who traced his initial grant from the Nungua Stool.
The 1st Appellant counterclaimed for declaration of title and possession of the land claiming s…