Supreme Court's Monument, Accra

Supreme Court's Monument, Accra

In front of a building with beautiful architecture, the Supreme Court, you will see three bronze busts glittering in the African sunshine. These are statues of judges that were murdered for their jobs. The attack took place in 1982, a time of instability and military control. Every year on June 30th, the memorial ceremony is held in front of the Court and the three statues of murdered judges.

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Supreme Court's Monument on Map

Sight Name: Supreme Court's Monument
Sight Location: Accra, Ghana
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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