Ghanaian activist defends gay community against charges of “recruiting”

Mac-Darling Cobbinah

Mac-Darling Cobbinah a Ghanaian HIV activist and human rights defender last week attacked as “misleading” the methodology of a 2011 study of MSM in Ghana which accused gay men of recruiting heterosexual men for sex. In an article entitled “Gays recruiting for MSM study?” which he distributed to activists across Africa, Cobbinah said the authors […]

Mac-Darling Cobbinah interviewed about the Coalition Against Homophobia in Ghana

On 8 August 2011 Changing Attitude reported that human rights organisations in Ghana had joined in a consortium and established a taskforce called the Coalition Against Homophobia in Ghana (CAHG). Coalition spokesperson, Mac-Darling Cobbinah was interviewed by Behind the Mask, and the following are excerpts from the interview: What was the reason for establishing the […]

Presiding Bishop in Ghana condemns the ills of homosexuality

Responding to questions at a press conference held last Monday by the Christian Council of Ghana to condemn homosexuality, the Presiding Bishop of the Anglican Church in Ghana and Bishop of Ho, the Right Rev. Matthias Mededues-Badohu, said the Church in Ghana would intensify its teaching on the ills of homosexuality and would use its […]