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Fugu Cloth

SKU: AGFF001-001


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The ‘fugu’ or smock is the most distinctive dress from northern Ghana which has gained national significance.


A Ghanaian smock is a plaid shirt that is similar to the dashiki, worn by men in Ghana.[1] There are also female versions of it. The smock is also called Bun-nwↃ or Bana by Mamprusis, 'fugu or a batakari in the northern region,dansika in Frafra,futik in Kusaal both in the upper east region.[2] It is worn by kings in the three northern regions but is now popular across Ghana. The smock originated in the northern region of Ghana.