Police raids office of LGBT+ Rights Ghana to shut it down (Photos)

Police raids office of LGBT+ Rights Ghana to shut it down (Photos)

- The National Security has raided the administrative office of LGBT+ Rights Ghana in Ashongman in Accra

- LGBT+ Rights Ghana disclosed in a post on social media that its members have been denied access to their ''safe space''

- The group shared photos of the incident on social media

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The National Security has raided the administrative office of LGBT+ Rights Ghana in Ashongman in Accra to shut down the office, which was opened in February 2021.

In a post on social media, LGBT+ Rights Ghana disclosed its members no longer have access to a safe space as their lives are being threatened.

''This morning, our office was raided by National Security. A few days ago, traditional leaders threatened to burn down our office but the police did not help. At this moment, we no longer have access to our safe space and our safety is being threatened,'' the post read.

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National Security raids office of LGBT+ Rights Ghana to shut it down (Photos)
National Security raids office of LGBT+ Rights Ghana to shut it down. Image: LGBT+ Rights Ghana
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LGBT+ Rights Ghana called on all human rights organisations and allies to condemn what they called an attack.

''We call on all human rights organizations, and allies to speak out against this attack.''

The LGBTQ+ Rights Ghana launched and opened its administrative office at Ashongman in Accra in February 2021, to serve as a haven to its members.

The European Union in Ghana and the Australian High Commissioner were at the opening.

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