Anti-LGBTQ Bill: The bill has not fully been authenticated; reduce pressure on President Akufo-Addo by Hon Afenyo-Markin

  In a whirlwind of debates and tensions surrounding Ghana’s proposed Anti-LGBTQ bill, recent developments have unveiled a significant twist. The bill, aimed at criminalizing LGBTQ activities in the country, has yet to receive full authentication, alleviating some pressure on President Akufo-Addo, according to statements made by Hon. Alexander Afenyo-Markin. The bill, which has sparked […]

You can’t use principles of cultural values to enact laws – CHRAJ boss on anti- LGBTQ+

  The Chairman of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has sparked controversy by questioning the validity of using cultural values as the sole basis for enacting laws, particularly in the context of anti-LGBTQ+ legislation. His comments come amidst ongoing debates over the treatment of LGBTQ+ individuals in Ghana and the government’s […]

NPP’s Afenyo-Markin blocks passage of Anti-LGBTQ bill over custodial sentence for culprits.

  In the bustling chambers of the Ghanaian Parliament, tension brewed as the contentious Anti-LGBTQ bill loomed over the legislative agenda. Honorable Afenyo-Markin, a seasoned lawmaker known for his principled stance and unwavering convictions, found himself at the center of the storm. The bill proposed harsh penalties for individuals perceived to be promoting or engaging […]