Hilda Baci Cookathon (Meet the Nigerian Chef who is on the journey to Break Guinness World Record for Longest Cooking Time)
Hilda Baci cookathon is the latest viral trend all over social media. This is an attempt that will see Hilda Baci take an hour break in-between every 12 hours of cooking.
The Hida Baci Cookathon is an attempt by the actress and TV producer who has shown her culinary skills on various Television Cook shows and represented Nigeria at the Jollof Faceoff Competition in 2021, emerging as the winner.
The Nigerian chef, Hilda Effiong Bassey, popularly known as Hilda Baci, recently embarked on a mission to break the Guinness World Record for longest cooking time by an individual.
However, she has made significant progress in her attempt to break the Guinness World Records for the longest individual cooking marathon. As of now, the 27-year-old has been cooking non-stop for over 64 hours, with a few more hours left to surpass the existing record of 87 hours, 45 minutes that was set by Chef Lata London in Rewa, India back in 2019.
Hilda Baci Cookathon Location
The Hilda Baci cookathon is held in Lagos, and it is set to last for 90 hours, started on Thursday, May 11 and will end today, Sunday, May 14. The Guinness Book of Records, often known as the Guinness World Records, is a reference book that contains human and natural world records.
Throughout her quest, the Nigerian chef; Hilda Baci has cooked more than 110 meals which were served to over 2,795 individuals, she’s doing well by showcasing her dedication to breaking the world’s initial record without compromising on quality.
Despite her evident exhaustion from standing on her feet for over three days, Hilda Baci has maintained the standard of excellence that her brand is known for, and continues to inspire onlookers with her unwavering commitment to this challenge.
Meanwhile, her inspiring journey to break the Guinness World Record is nothing short of awe-inspiring, as she continues to push herself to new limits while representing Nigeria on a global stage. As Hilda Baci Cookathon comes to a close, her remarkable achievements has garnered immense attention, with a surge of Nigerians flocking to the cook-a-thon venue in Lagos to witness her make history, and thousands more following the event on social media.
The support has been overwhelming, as the Nigerian elect-President; Presdient Elect Bola Tinubu is also in support of her Hilda Baci cause with notable celebrities actively supporting her endeavor in breaking the Guinness World Record for Longest Cooking Time, some celebrities are even present at the location to show their support including the Governor of Lagos, Gov. Sanwo-Olu who is present at the venue to offer words of encouragement and affirmation.
This Hilda Baci Cookathon exercise will undoubtedly inspire future generations of aspiring chefs and entrepreneurs alike.
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