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    Kaeme – Ghana’s Best Kept Skin Care & Shea Butter Secret

    Kaeme - Shea Butter and Black Soap Products(1)

    Africa has about 30% of the earth’s remaining mineral resources, but even the most popularized natural resources remain largely untapped, underutilized, or in raw form. That includes skin care industry favorite shea butter, the unassuming but nutrient packed off-white or ivory-colored butter that is indigenous to the continent. While there is a growing number of …

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          Café Kwae: For the Love of Cozy Spaces, Simple Food & Ghanaian Ingenuity (I)

          There’s a throng of new coffee shops in Accra and leading the pack is Café Kwae, a one-month old business started by Yvette Ansah that is quickly becoming the preferred “chill” spot for Accra’s professionals, creatives and globetrotters. I found out about Café Kwae (pronounced kwˈaɪ), or rather its USB wall sockets, three weeks ago. My curiosity about the Ghanaian establishment pushing the envelope on meeting customer needs got the best of …