MATRIMONIAL CAUSES ACT - 1971 (ACT 367)

    Section - 36 - Recognition of Foreign Decrees.

    The court shall recognize as valid a decree of divorce, nullity or presumption of death and dissolution of marriage, obtained by judicial process or otherwise, which is not contrary to natural justice, and which-

    (a) has been granted by any tribunal which had a significant and substantial connection with the parties to the marriage; or

    (b) is in accordance with the law of the place where both parties to the marriage were ordinarily resident at the time of the action dissolving or annulling the marriage.