V/R: 21 suspected gays and lesbians arrested in Ho

The Volta Regional Police Command has revealed that 21 persons -16 females and 5 males – suspected to be lesbians, gays, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTQI) were today Friday May 21 remanded into Police custody by the Ho Circuit Court for unlawful assembly at the Nurses and Midwives Hotel, Ho.

This follows the arrest of the 21 at their supposed conference at the Nurse and Midwives Hotel, Ho Thursday May 20, 2021.

Sergeant Prince Dogbatse, Public Affairs Officer of the Volta Regional Police Command said in a statement that the suspects are from the Greater Accra, Ashanti, Upper East, Upper West, Western, Eastern, Northern and the Volta regions and were Advocating LGBTQI activities.

By Laud Nartey|3news.com|Ghana