Tag Archive | Ghana

Ghana bans LGBT+ conference

Ghana bans LGBT+ conference

Ghana’s government has said it will not allow a major gathering of LGBT+ activists to go ahead, after an outcry from conservative Christian groups in the country. The conference, scheduled for July, would be the first of its kind in West Africa, and aims to bring together LGBT+ leaders, to share ideas and work together […]

Ghana: Sex education programme sparks anti-LGBT+ outrage

Ghana: Sex education programme sparks anti-LGBT+ outrage

Government and UN officials in Ghana were forced to defend a school sex education programme on Tuesday, after religious groups said it was part of a “satanic” attempt to promote LGBT+ values. The National Coalition for Proper Human Sexual Rights and Family Values, said on radio and Facebook that 6 was too young to start […]