Kente has become one of the most widely used cloth for social gatherings in Africa and the world at large. Kente originates from Ghana and was formerly associated with royals.

Today, kente has gone through cultural dynamism in which much value has been placed on the traditional way of portraying the African style of dressing through the embroidery of the Ghanaian kente cloth.

The first lady of Ghana who plays significant role in upholding the image of her husband and Ghana is well-known for promoting made in Ghana traditional clothes

H.E Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo is aways seen rocking Ghana made clothes confidently in most official gatherings, especially kente outfits which is very symbolic to the Ghanaian culture.

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First lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo is one of the spouses of African leaders highly venerated and cherished by a lot of people especially the Ghanaian young women. The ever-beautiful Rebecca as described by her husband president of the republic of Ghana, Nana Akufo- Addo is just naturally beautiful. 


Always in her phenomenal “slit and kaba” kente cloth at national events, the first lady of Ghana is admired for her simple but decent fashion sense. She embraces the traditional wear in such an extraordinary design as the stylish mother of the nation.

Where it comes made in Ghana clothes, one can confidently say Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo ‘has it covered’ her kente outfits during official and none official engagements are always on point.

The Akufo-Addo administration has been an advocate for patronizing made in Ghana goods since it was voted into power.

Hence, as part of encouraging Ghanaians to support Ghanaian business in our contemporary economy, wearing the Ghanaian traditional fabric, kente empowers the wear Ghana initiative and celebrate our culture under the presidency of His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

Mrs Rebecca Akufo Addo’s appearance in Ghana made kente often times is believed to be contributing enormously to the economy of the country since her outfits are mostly designed by the local fashion designers.



She also helps in promoting the fashion industry in Ghana by challenging them to explore new designs.

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Looking elegant at every occasion, the Second Lady of Ghana, H. E Samira Bawumia is known to be a fashion icon.  She has been featured in many fashionable magazines.

Her style of dressing revolves around African print especially Ghana made kente fabric. Most people look up  to  her for their African Print Fashion Ideas.


Famously known as the most fashionable Second Lady of  Ghana, Samira Bawumia always shows up in distinctive African fabrics with most of them being the Ghana made kente to compliment her personality as a second lady in every national event.

H. E Samira Bawumia looks presentable at all times and people wonder who could be that creative designer behind her stylish outfits.

Most people look up to her when it comes to fashion ideas for different occasions.  The former Miss Universe, hasn’t made any fashion faux pas, She’s always on point with her wonderful and unimpeachable fashion sense. She proudly promotes made in Ghana fabrics especially Kente.

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A lot of young women especially those who practice her religious faith look up to the second lady not only about looking good, but being decent as classy women.

She has influenced fashionable event like weddings especially that of Muslim young generation who intend setting up trends in latest fashion ideas that will spice up the traditional look for their marriage ceremonies.

Fashion is not just about wearing clothes but a decent style which gives sanity and reverence…

Samira Bawumia  unique fashion sense basically gives the idea that working class women and women of higher status can as well embrace traditional African wear in their daily routine to suit the purpose of every occasion.

Seeing the Second Lady always in distinctive Ghana kente fabric obviously depict her intentions of promoting African fashion trends and made in Ghana products.

She also sets the pace for local fashion designers to brainstorm new and better sewing styles in growing the fashion industry in Ghana and beyond.

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