DEBATING SUICIDE ALL OVER AGAIN. BEYOND LEGALITY INTO THE REALMS OF MORALITY BY DONKOR SELIKEM TIMOTHY

The criminality of suicide is today a conventional opinioncommon to any active social media user within Ghana’s web-space. Each and every day when issues of suicide crop up on the web, a major part of the debate is not about its criminality rather about what moral justification we can accord to its criminalization. This question of whether an action is […]

CONSULE, CONSILIUM ET ACTUM (CONSULT, ADVICE AND ACT)- PART 2 by Kwame Adusei and Kwadjo Bediako

The previous part of this discussion (which can be accessed here) has sought to examine some provisions which confer upon some buffer institutions powers to limit the President in our present constitution. Recourse is taken to some specific phrases that are used in such provisions. With regards to the phrase “acting in accordance with the advice of” as used in […]

ARTICLE 266 AND ARTICLE 267 (5) OF THE 1992 CONSTITUTION; OMISSION OR FREEPASS FOR COMMUNITIES WITH FAMILY OWNERSHIP OF LAND By Winnie A Myers

The 1992 Constitution of Ghana as the supreme law of Ghanais the legal document that provides the basis for powers, duties and obligations of the organs of government and the citizenry. The supremacy of the Constitution means that its expressly laid down provisions cannot be overridden or obliterated without complying with the cumbersome procedures of […]