President Akufo-Addo has appointed three new judges to the Supreme Court subject to parliamentary approval.
The three; Justice Mariama Owusu, Justice Lovelace Johnson and Justice Gertrude Tokornoo, have been elevated from the court of appeal to the apex court bench.
Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Aaron Ocquaye made the announcement in Parliament today, Tuesday, November 12, 2019.
The three will replace three other Justices namely; Justice Vida Akoto-Bamfo, Justice Sophia Adinyira and Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo who are on retirement or are due for retirement.
Sophia A.B Akuffo who is currently Ghana’s Chief Justice will retire on December 20, 2019.