Tagged: Femi Akomolafe’s Books

The un-tenability of Justice Georgina Wood’s Position

“No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the punishment, once a specific crime has appeared for the first time, its reappearance is more likely than its initial emergence could ever have been. “- Hannah Arendt In many other societies the Chief Justice (CJ)… Read more »


Can The Chief Justice Spell ETHICAL?

  Can The Chief Justice Spell ETHICAL?   In September 2010, I wrote a piece entitled “The Untenability of Justice Georgina Wood’s position.” In said article, I wrote, inter alia: “In many other societies the Chief Justice (CJ) of the Republic of Ghana, Madam Georgina Wood, would have resigned her position. To maintain her personal… Read more »