The Volta Regional Police Command in Ho has arrested 21 persons said to be LGBTQI activists at Godokpui, a suburb of Ho.
Police have said they were having a workshop on LGBTQI.
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They were arraigned before the Ho Circuit Court after their arrest on Thursday and charged with unlawful assembly.
The court presided over by Justice Felix Dadzomor declined the bail application by the counsel for the accused persons.
Some items retrieved from the suspects included materials on LGBTQI+ and transgender activities used during their gathering and their mobile phones, which are in the custody of the police to aid in their investigations.
According to the police, the program was sponsored by some organizations championing the activities of LGBTQI.