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These are what the anti-LGBTQI+ bill is Proposing

BY: Anfred

Draft anti-gay legislation submitted to Ghana’s parliament could propose up to 10 years in jail for LGBTQ+ people as well as groups and individuals who advocate for their rights, express sympathy or offer social or medical support, in one of the most draconian and sweeping anti-gay laws proposed around the world.

Find Below 10 Things The Bill Seeks To Propose:

On Friday, Sam Nartey George, an MP who has described gay rights as a “perversion” and led a group of lawmakers who drafted the bill, dismissed online condemnation of the bill as “uninformed”.

The private members’ bill is being championed by eight members of parliament, namely;

  1. Sam George (MP, Ningo-Prampram)
  2. Della Sowah (MP, Kpando)
  3. Emmanuel Bedzrah (MP, Ho West)
  4. John Ntim Forjour (MP, Assin South)
  5. Alhassan Suhuyini (MP, Tamale North)
  6. Rita Sowah (MP, La Dadekotopon)
  7. Helen Ntoso (MP, Krachi West)
  8. Rockson-Nelson Dafeamekpor (MP, South Dayi)

Source: Adoanewsonline.com

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