Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
Are you LGBTI? We want to hear from you! Help us inform other users of the site with your views on this country. Below is a random question about this country. If it is relevant to you please answer it.
Do you feel safe when gathering with other LGBTI people in public spaces in GHANA?
No, there is no police protection
No, the police might harass us
No, owners of establishment won’t allow us to gather
08/10/2013 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
As in many African countries, intense anti-gay hostility in Ghana creates barriers to even discussing the possibility of fair treatment for LGBT people, especially by politicians.
Ghana President John Dramani Mahama made that clear during his recent visit to Georgia at the invitation of Kennesaw State University, which has devoted a year to studying the West African country. >>>
A Ghanaian newspaper, the Daily Graphic, has reported that a retired Supreme Court judge, Justice Yaonansu Kpegah, has filed an application asking the Ghana Supreme Court to disregard homosexuality as a human rights issue. >>>