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June, 2017

  • 14 June

    United for National Interest to file a complaint against Lawyer Sam Okudzeto today

    From: Convener, United for National Interest (UNI) To: All Media Houses Subject: COMPLAINT – Professional Misconduct, RE: Lawyer Sam Okudzeto We wish to inform and invite the media to join us as we petition the General Legal Council on senior Lawyer Sam Okudzeto’s professional misconduct. We have carefully read through …

  • 13 June

    Francis Sosu files STAY OF SUSPENSION Pending Hearing of Apeal

    Ghana’s celebrated Human Rights Lawyer who has been banned by the General Legal Council for 3-years on the grounds of “over charging; touting and personal advertisement” has filed an application for stay and/or suspension of his ban pending Appeal against his 3 year suspension. Lawyer Sosu filed two separate applications …

  • 12 June

    “I was coerced to press charges against Lawyer Sosu” – Agyare confesses

    A shocking revelation has emerged from the circumstances that led to the three-year ban handed over to renowned Human Right lawyer, Francis Xavier Sosu by the General Legal Council (GCL). The 46-year old Francis Agyare who reported his lawyer, Francis Xavier Sosu, to the General Legal Council has confessed that …

  • 12 June

    Centre for Victims of Injustice files petition to reverse Lawyer Sosu’s 3-years ban

    A non-governmental organization, the Centre for Victims of Injustice-Ghana (CenVI, GH) has filed a petition at the General Legal Council asking them the reserve the decision by the Disciplinary Committee of General Legal Council (GLC) Chaired by the incoming Chief Justice Sophia Akufo. “This petition is to repeal “The 3-year …

  • 10 June

    Re: Lawyer Okudzeto deserves a ban just like Sosu for advertising firm – Group

    My attention has been drawn to the news item on rainbowradioonline.com which was an interview I granted to Rainbow Radio yesterday on our call for General Legal Council to reverse its ban on Lawyer Francis-Xavier Sosu. As I wish to thank the Radio Station for providing us the platform to send our …

  • 10 June

    Lawyer Okudzeto deserves a ban just like Sosu for advertising firm – Group

    The Convener of a pressure group that calls itself United for National Interest (UNI), Korsi Senyo has taken a swipe at senior lawyer, Sam Okudzeto, over the ban of lawyer Xavier Sosu. Mr. Okudzeto, who is a member of the disciplinary committee of the council says Mr Sosu contravened the …

  • 10 June

    SHOCKING: Revelations by Francis Agyare on General Legal Council

    NEW FACTS…. GENERAL LEGAL COUNCIL INFLUENCED ME (AGYARE) TO BRING THE CASE AGAINST LAWYER SOSU. 1. Agyare was paid his full money by Ministry of Finance whilst the matter was still pending before GLC. 2. Even though Agyare had already received the money from Ministry of Finance, he was still …

  • 9 June

    UNI Statement: THE BAN ON LAWYER SOSU MUST BE REVERSED AS IS AFFRONT TO JUSTICE

    9th June, 2017 TO ALL MEDIA HOUSES For Immediate Release: THE BAN ON LAWYER SOSU MUST BE REVERSED AS IS AN AFFRONT TO JUSTICE We, like any other Ghanaian, woke up June 3, 2017 with another sad news that a 3-year ban has been placed on Mr. Francis-Xavier Sosu, a …

  • 7 June

    The AGREEMENT that caused Lawyer Sosu’s 1-year ban

    Ghana’s celebrated human rights Lawyer, Mr. Francis-Xavier Sosu has been barred by the General Legal Council (GLC) for practicing law for four years on two counts of overcharging a client and advertising on social media. On the count of the overcharging a client, of which the GLC’s Nine Member Committee …

  • 6 June

    Ban On Lawyer Advertising Is Outmoded And Unconstitutional

    By John K. Akpalu, Esq. Most Ghanaians are perplexed by a three-year suspension imposed on Mr. Francis Xavier Sosu, a Ghanaian lawyer, for supposedly advertising his name and number on Facebook. This, according to the General Legal Council (GLC), is based on 1969 disciplinary rules, specifically Rule 2(4) of the …