January 8th, 2020

Chief Justice praises Georgina Wood for teaching him basics of judicial administration

The newly sworn-in Chief Justice, Justice Anin-Yeboah has revealed that the former Chief Justice Her Ladyship Justice Georgina Theodora Wood taught him the rudiments of […]
January 8th, 2020

Akufo-Addo didn’t err swearing in Chief Justice on holiday – Ben Abdalla

The Chairman for the Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament Ben Abdalla has downplayed claims that President Akufo-Addo erred in law for swearing […]
January 7th, 2020

I’ll jealously guard the integrity of the judiciary – Chief Justice

Justice Anin-Yeboah has been sworn in as Ghana’s new Chief Justice by President Nana Akufo-Addo with a promise to guard the integrity of the judiciary. […]
January 7th, 2020

Bring modernisation, decency into judicial service – Akufo-Addo charges new Chief Justice

President Nana Akufo-Addo has charged newly sworn-in Chief Justice, Kwasi Anin-Yeboah to ensure modernisation, decency, and fairness become the major characteristics of the judicial system. […]
January 7th, 2020

Anin Yeboah sworn in as 14th Chief Justice of Ghana

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has sworn into office the 14th Chief Justice of the Republic of Ghana, Justice Anin Yeboah, marking the beginning of […]
December 24th, 2019

Parliament approves Anin Yeboah after vetting

Chief Justice-nominee Justice Anin Yeboah has been approved by Parliament after he was vetted by the Appointment Committee on Monday. President Akufo-Addo is, however, yet […]
December 23rd, 2019

Anin-Yeboah reacts to petition brought against him at CHRAJ

Chief Justice nominee, Anin-Yeboah in a reaction to a petition brought against him at CHRAJ said he has declared his assets. Appearing before the Appointments […]
December 23rd, 2019

PLAYBACK: Vetting of Chief Justice nominee

Members of Parliament’s Appointment’s Committee are currently vetting the President’s nominee for the high office of Chief Justice. Justice Kwesi Anin Yeboah was initially supposed […]
December 23rd, 2019

Suspend today’s vetting of Chief Justice nominee – ASEPA demands

The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) wants Parliament to put on hold, the vetting of the Chief Justice nominee, Anin Yeboah. It […]
December 23rd, 2019

Chief Justice nominee, Anin Yeboah to be vetted today

The Chief Justice nominee, Justice Anin Yeboah will today [Monday] face Parliament’s Appointments Committee. The vetting was initially expected to come off on Saturday, December […]
December 22nd, 2019

Chief Justice nominee will overcome petition against him easily – Lawyer

A legal practitioner, Nii Kpakpo Samoa Addo, says he expects the Chief Justice nominee, Justice Anin Yeboah, to overcome the petition against him at Parliament […]
December 21st, 2019

CHRAJ petitioned over Chief Justice nominee’s alleged non-disclosure of assets

A private citizen, Mensah Thompson, has filed a complaint against the Chief Justice nominee, Justice Anin Yeboah, with the Commission of Human Rights and Administrative […]
December 20th, 2019

MPs clash again as Akufo-Addo pushes to swear in Anin Yeboah Tuesday

The leadership of Parliament has clashed again over the vetting of the Chief Justice-nominee as President Akufo-Addo sets Monday for swearing-in of Justice Anin Yeboah. […]
December 20th, 2019

Chief Justice nominee vetting: Minority backs down on boycott

The Minority in Parliament says it will participate in the vetting of the Chief Justice nominee scheduled for Monday the 23rd of December, 2019 after […]
December 20th, 2019

Minority makes u-turn, agrees to vet Chief Justice nominee

The Minority in Parliament has made a u-turn on its earlier decision to boycott the vetting of the Chief Justice nominee, Justice Anin Yeboah. This […]
December 19th, 2019

Anin Yeboah more of a ‘stickler’ than me – Sophia Akuffo

Outgoing Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo, has cautioned would-be law students, law students and practising lawyers who are entertaining thoughts that the incoming Chief Justice, Justice […]
December 19th, 2019

Ghana’s constitution is the best, let’s make it work – Outgoing Chief Justice

The Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo has praised Ghana’s 1992 Constitution as the best in the world and signalled that all efforts must be deployed to […]
December 18th, 2019

Chief Justice appointment: Ansah most senior now not Dotse – Ndebugri shreds seniority argument

If seniority were the basis for appointing Chief Justices, then Justice Julius Ansah should be the next Chief Justice nominee after Justice Sophia Akuffo’s retirement […]
December 18th, 2019

Vetting of CJ: Haruna Iddrisu must also recuse himself – Majority Leader tells Minority

Majority Leader, Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu says calls for the Chairman of the Appointment Committee of Parliament, Joe Osei Owusu to recuse himself from the vetting […]
December 18th, 2019

We’ll vet Chief Justice nominee despite Minority’s boycott – Joe Osei Owusu

The Chairman of Parliament’s Appointments Committee (PAC), Joe Osei Owusu has indicated that the Committee will proceed to vet Chief Justice nominee, Kwesi Anin Yeboah […]
December 17th, 2019

I won’t recuse myself from vetting of CJ nominee – Joe Osei Owusu

The Chairman of the Appointment Committee of Parliament, Joe Osei Owusu has rejected calls for him to recuse himself from the vetting of the Chief […]
December 17th, 2019

We’ve no issue with CJ nominee; it’s Joewise we’re mad at – Minority

The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr. Joseph Osei Owusu (Joewise) unilaterally ordered the announcement of the date for the vetting of President Nana Akufo-Addo’s […]
December 17th, 2019

‘You are a liar’ – MPs trade insults over Chief Justice vetting

Two leaders in Parliament have traded insults over the vetting date for the President’s nominee for Chief Justice, Justice Kwasi Anin Yeboah. First Deputy Speaker […]
December 16th, 2019

Goodbye to Her Ladyship Chief Justice Sophia Abena Boafoa Akuffo

Friday, December 20, 2019, marks the end of Her Ladyship the Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo’s tenure as Ghana’s 13thChief Justice since independence and the 6th […]
December 15th, 2019

Minority to boycott vetting of Chief Justice nominee

The Minority in Parliament has served notice to boycott the vetting of the Chief Justice nominee, Justice Kwasi Anin-Yeboah. Justice Anin-Yeboah if approved by Parliament […]
December 13th, 2019

Justice Anin Yeboah is open to new ideas – Anyenini

Legal practitioner Samson Lardi Anyenini has praised the nomination of Justice Anin Yeboah, as the new Chief Justice. According to him, the CJ nominee is […]
December 13th, 2019

Anin Yeboah’s nomination as Chief Justice not surprising – Adom-Otchere

Ace broadcaster, Paul Adom-Otchere has said the nomination of Justice Anin Yeboah as the new Chief Justice of Ghana comes as no surprise. Mr. Adom-Otchere […]
December 13th, 2019

Ken Agyapong elated at Justice Anin-Yeboah’s nomination

Outspoken Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, is elated at President Nana Akufo-Addo’s choice of new Chief Justice. According to him, his […]
December 13th, 2019

Why Anin-Yeboah was chosen over Jones Dotse as Chief Justice – First Deputy Speaker explains

The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon Joe Osei Owusu has given the reason as to why President Akufo-Addo has settled on Justice Anin-Yeboah to […]
December 13th, 2019

‘Dotse should have been Chief Justice, not Anin Yeboah’ – Inusah Fuseini

The Ranking Member on Parliament’s Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee, Inusah Fuseini has expressed disappointment with the nomination of Justice Anin Yeboah as the […]
December 5th, 2019

Justice Anin Yeboah tipped for Chief Justice

Mr Justice Anin Yeboah, a Justice of the Supreme Court, is tipped to become the next Chief Justice. Barring any last-minute changes, Justice Yeboah is […]
December 2nd, 2019

Conduct Justice For All Programme quarterly — Chief Justice

The Chief Justice, Justice Sophia Akuffo, has directed that the Justice For All Programme (JFAP) be conducted quarterly to help decongest the overcrowded prisons in […]
November 30th, 2019

‘Justice for all’ to be decentralized beginning January 2020 – Chief Justice

Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo has hinted that her office will kick-start the decentralization of the ‘justice for all’ concept at regional levels in January 2020. […]
November 29th, 2019

Chief Justice initiates process to merge lower courts

The Judicial Service has begun a process to merge lower courts in the country by making district and circuit courts operate under the same jurisdiction. […]
November 29th, 2019

Your record in upholding standards unmatched – GBA to outgoing Chief Justice

The Ghana Bar Association has eulogized the soon-to-retire Chief Justice of the Republic of Ghana, Justice Sophia Akuffo, for her strong advocacy on upholding and […]
November 20th, 2019

You can’t jail persons who stand as sureties – Chief Justice issues directives

The Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo has issued new practice directives to judges and magistrates in trial courts across the country to be used in determining […]