Thursday, 09 July

Akufo-Addo names 3 new SC judges

General News
Supreme Court

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has nominated Justice Mariama Owusu, Justice Lovelace Johnson and Justice Gertrude Tokornoo as Justices of the Supreme Court, the Speaker of Parliament, Professor Mike Ocquaye, has announced.

Their appointment is pending approval by Parliament, according to Prof Ocquaye.

The Speaker announced this on Tuesday, 12 November 2019, on the floor of the House.

Class 91.3FM’s parliamentary correspondent Ekow Annan reported that the three have been appointed to replace Justice Vida Akoto-Bamfo, Justice Sophia Adinyira and Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo, who are due for retirement by the end of the year.