LEGISLATION - CHILD CARE AND PROTECTION ACT, NO. 3 OF 2015: MATTERS INVOLVING MINOR CHILDREN TO BE RESOLVED ON THE MERITS AND NOT ON TECHNICALITIES (Best interests of minor children)
In this matter, the biological mother of the two minor children passed away, leaving them in the care of their biological father. The respondent who is the maternal grandmother to the minor children applied for guardianship in respect of the minor children. The appellant opposed the application. The Children’s Court granted the application without hearing the entire merits of the matter. The court did . . .