The Human Rights Division of the Accra Excessive Court docket has thrown out a request for Administration of the Achimota High School to compensate rasta college students it denied admission Friday, March 19, 2021, amid their lengthy hair.
One of many dreadlocked scholar, Tyron Iras Marhguy, in his lawsuit had requested the Excessive Court docket to demand compensation from the Motown for the inconvenience, embarrassment, waste of time, and violation of his elementary human rights and freedoms.
However, a lawyer for Oheneba Kwaku Nkrabea, one of many college students Achimota Faculty denied admission talking in an interview with Citi 93.7 FM monitored by EducationWeb.com.gh mentioned the courtroom presided over by Justice Gifty Agyei Addo requested the Faculty to not compensate the 2 college students.
“The Court docket thought it clever that no, they will examine on this establishment for 3 years in order that cordial relationship ought to exist and from day one there shouldn’t be any form of friction,” the lawyer informed Umaru Sanda Amadu.
The Accra Excessive Court docket Monday dominated that the basic human rights of two Rastafarian college students can’t be restricted by the GES code of conduct and guidelines of Achimota Faculty, therefore the Faculty admit the 2 college students instantly.
The Rastafarian boys who’re day college students tomorrow are anticipated to go to the campus of Motown to finish the enrollment course of to be admitted formally as first-year college students of the Achimota Faculty.