The twin brothers who broke barriers with First-Class at Legon Law School

General news for Thursday, September 8, 2022


Peter and Paul Korsi Simpson both graduated with first-class honors

One is called Peter, the other Paul; the twin brothers were among the top 7 students in this year’s group of first-class law graduates from the University of Ghana-Legon.

Peter Korsi Simpson and Paul Korsi Simpson were 2 of the best who joined 5 others; Diana Amoanimaa Yeboah, James Quartey, Miriam Selinam Tsri, Joy Naa Atswei Ashirife and Davina Seyram Gbedy will receive first class diplomas for the class of 2022.

The twin brothers seem to have followed the same professional paths, having attended the same establishments at all levels.

The two, both former students of Bishop Herman College, both took courses in land economics, each earning a Bachelor of Science degree from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).

They both also attended courses at the Ghana Institution of Surveyors and are licensed surveyors.

Peter and Paul also have an MSc in Environmental Science and Sustainability from University College London (UCL).

In a post from the UG Law Students’ Union on Twitter, the two twins indicated their aspirations. While Peter aspires to “establish the largest law and valuation practice in Ghana and become a Justice of the Supreme Court of Ghana, Paul has indicated that he aspires to be the best version of himself”.

Meanwhile, Davina Seyram Gbedy served as valedictorian of the 2022 batch of law school graduates.

Below is the message from the University of Ghana Law Students’ Union which details the profiles of the twin brothers and 5 other first class law school graduates – Class of 2022: