GHANA TOBACCO COMPANY LIMITED (TOBACCO PURCHASES) ACT - 1978 (SMCD 174)

    Section - 3 - Offences by Bodies of Persons.

    (1) Where the offence under this Decree is committed by a body of persons then:-

    (a) in the case of a body corporate other than a partnership, every Director, Secretary or similar officer of that body shall also be deemed to have committed the offence; and

    (b) in the case of a partnership, every partner shall also be deemed to have committed the offence.

    (2) No person shall be deemed to have committed an offence under this section if he proves to the satisfaction of the court that the offence was committed without his knowledge or connivance and that he did all that he could reasonably have been required to do to prevent the commission of the offence having regard to all the circumstances.