The Northern Regional Stability Council has positioned a ban on the activities of commercial sexual intercourse workers in the region.
This directive is in line with the council’s endeavor to suppress
the distribute of Covid-19 in the area.
The area at the moment has 10 out of Ghana’s 195 confirmed instances of novel coronavirus.
Some of these carriers have been also uncovered out to be included in prostitution, triggering the intention to position an embargo on the trade.
A person of them, a Guinean woman, is explained to have escaped necessary quarantine as the security agencies introduced a manhunt for her.
In a push release signed by Chairman of the Northern Regional Protection Council (REGSEG), Salifu Saeed, the growing cases of infections is a wakeup simply call for “all of us to abide by the directives issued to contain Covid-19 and restrain ourselves from any techniques that will expose us to any danger.”
At this time, Ghana has no legislation legitimising commercial intercourse get the job done but persons have, over the decades, uncovered approaches to perpetuate the act on the blind facet of protection enforcers.
“Accordingly, the Regional Safety Council (REGSEC) has
made a decision to spot a ban on prostitution and its similar activities with
quick effect,” the assertion browse.
It additional defined that “those involved in the follow and
its linked things to do in the area are for that reason encouraged to seize any
engagements in the act forthwith.”
The REGSEC, nevertheless, cautioned that individuals who flout the directive will be dealt with in accordance with the regulation.
The council also identified as on the people to cooperate with the protection organizations in the country’s bid to rid alone of the novel coronavirus.
Read through total statement beneath.