'Shito' is a word for pepper in Ghana among the Ga people. Black pepper sauce, green pepper sauce and red pepper sauce are all forms of shito. It is used with variety of dishes such as kenkey, steamed rice, spring rolls, banku, gari etc. 

Homefoods Shito is popular among students in the country because it is premade and allows for easy means of eating in schools. The capsaicin in Homefoods Hot Sauce has positive effect on weight management and cardiovascular health. The ingredients used in the preparation of Homefoods Hot Sauce possess antioxidant, antibacterial and anti-carcinogenic properties.