Kente weaving in Ghana

Kplejoo Festival

The Chiefs and people of Tema.
Kplejoo is a festival for the gods during which both the gods and people are purified. The festival falls either in March or April depending on the position of the moon and lasts for a full month.

 During this festival, the gods are pacified by slaughtering either a sheep or a cow to prevent accidents and bad omen that may befall the state in the coming year.

- The gods of the land are pacified and the ban on fishing in the Sakumo Lagoon is lifted.
- The gods of the land are Nayao, Awudu, Sakumo and Tsade.