Justice Sophia A.B. Akuffo, the Chief Justice nominee is scheduled to be vetted on Friday June 16, 2917 by the Appointments Committee of Parliament.
If approved, she will take over from ‘Her Ladyship’ Georgina Theodora Wood who retired on June 7, 2017.
The President has on different occasions expressed confidence that Justice Sophia will guard the the judiciary jealously.
Justice Sophia Akuffo has been a Judge of the Supreme Court of Ghana for the past two decades.