LGBTQI office in Accra shut down

The police raided and closed down the recently opened office of a Lesbians, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex (LGBTQI) group in Accra. The five bedroom apartment housing the group at Ashongman Estate was opened on Sunday, January 31. The Kwabenya Traditional Council also threatened to burn down the meeting place of the community.

“At this moment, we no longer have access to our safe space and our safety is being threatened,” the group tweeted. The Police is yet to comment on the situation.



Kobby Koomson
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