Bolga Fans have been produced in Bolgatanga, Ghana, a small history laden town in northern Ghana for generations. The straw baskets are hand woven, and made from "Elephant Grass", a wild grass native to the grasslands of Africa. It's name comes from the fact that elephants find it a tasty treat.
These fans help the tribes people of this region earn an income. They are recognized for their intricate weaving and natural dyes.