‘Racist’ statue in Catholic churchyard in Ghana Sparks Online Debate

 A statue of a white angel standing on a black demon in a southern Ghana churchyard has sparked a backlash on social media, with many stating it reinforces racist stereotypes.

Some users on social media accused the statue’s sculptor of advocating white supremacist ideology. “This needs to come down, not [be] repainted,”

 Others are suggesting that all statues of Jesus Christ be painted black.

This isn’t the first time Statues has caused debates in Ghana. In 2018, A statue of Ghandi was demolished in a protest stating that he didn’t have respect for Africans and it reflected in his writing.

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