The Republic of Ghana is a constitutional democracy lying on the West coast of Africa between Sierra Leone and Togo. The legal system is based on English common law, customary law, and the 1992 constitution. Court hierarchy consists of Supreme Court of Ghana (highest court), Court of Appeal, and High Court of Justice. Beneath these bodies are district, traditional, and local courts.

Africa and the Middle East

Your contact for this jurisdiction is David McNaught

david mcnaught

International Policy Adviser: Africa and the Middle East