In Africa prostitution is a practice that is highly frowned upon. The act is seen as vile and devilish as women involved in the practice in certain societies and killed or banished from that society.
Prostitution is basically the practice of engaging in relatively indiscriminate s3xual activity, in general with someone who is not a spouse or a friend, in exchange for immediate payment of money or other valuables.
Interestingly in other parts of the world, the practice is legal and seen as a profession.
The alarming rate of prostitution in Ghana is seen as where prostitution is legal but that’s not true it still illegal.
Prostitution in Ghana is illegal but widespread, so much so that many Ghanaians are unaware that it is prohibited. There is a law against anyone living on the earnings of ‘prostitution in Ghana.
The legal definition of prostitution in the Ghanaian criminal code of 1960 limits prostitution work and stipulates prostitution as a females’ activity.
Hence, punishment for it is meted out only to females who offer their bodies for sale but not the males who demand the offers or participate in any other form. Mind you prostitution is illegal in Ghana.
Senegal is the only African country in which prostitution is both legal and regulated. Prostitution Illegal in Ghana but are you of the opinion for prostitution to be legalized in Ghana. Only Senegal Is the only African country whose Constitution allows prostitution.
Should Ghana Legalize prostitution?