Pepper Dem calls for the arrest of Afia Schwar for incitting rape against Efia Odo

Ghanaian feminist movement, ‘Pepper Dem Ministers’ have called for the arrest of TV personality turned Youtuber Afia Schwarzenegger…

 

In February, Afia Schwarzenegger threatened to get Efia Odo ganged raped and beaten up for supposedly talking about her.

 

Pepper Dem feminist group have dug up the post and their intention is to bring some accountability to it, as they’ve claimed it supports the “rape cultute”

 

In a facebook post, they wrote;

 

In 2017, Afia Shwaznegar’s then husband released nude and intimate footage of her on social media. That incident has been crucial to our advocacy for women.

As a victim of sexual harassment, revenge porn and sexist tropes, it is very unfortunate that Afia Shwazneger is threatening another woman with rape and by so doing, endorsing sexual violence against women as a corrective tool. Rape is not only illegal but absolutely wrong and socially reprehensible.

This is disgusting, dangerous and completely unacceptable! This is another unfortunate example of the rape culture that is pervasive in our society and a tragic reminder that women can also be guilty of perpetuating same.

That this incident happened as far back as February 29th without enough public condemnation is evident of how normalized corrective rape is.

 

We hope the Ghana Police Service and her employers take action and hold her accountable.

 

In 2017, Afia Shwaznegar’s then husband released nude and intimate footage of her on social media. That incident has…

Posted by Pepper Dem Ministries on Sunday, May 10, 2020

 

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