A 45 minute drive from Accra, it is one of the most beautiful, peaceful and fascinating places in Ghana. Opened in March, 1890 and covering 64.8 hectares, it overlooks Accra from an elevation of 370 to 460 metres above sea…
Kpetoe is renowned throughout Ghana for the quality of its kente weaving. The hand woven cloth is a widely recognized African textile and has been declared a world heritage treasure by UNESCO.
Habye is a religious festival of the Kabyé from the Kozah region. It is a dance of magic powers demonstration. The ceremonies are held the 2nd Saturday of December every year in Baffilo.
Sinkaring is an initiation and harvest ceremony of the kabyés in the Binah region.
The word Sinkaring which has its origins from Lama-Tessi is a combination of the words “Sankuu” which wants to say to wash the hands, to purify and “Karuu” which means being ready to face the tests of the life. (more…)