A 52-year-old woman, identified as Akosua Dwamena, has been arrested for using pig feed to bake wheat bread for sale at Obomeng in the Kwahu South District of the Eastern region.
According to reports, her bakery has been in operation for the past 25 years.
Confirming the operation and arrest on Adom FM’s morning show ‘Dwaso Nsem’, the District Environmental Health Officer of the area, Welbeck Afevia Dzidza disclosed she was arrested on Saturday evening.
“She supplies bread to some schools around Kwahu and other communities in large quantities and buys her materials from Nkawkaw in the Kwahu West Municipality,” he said.
Mr Dzidza added that the suspect has been handed over to the Mpraeso Police Command for interrogation.