It’s A Pity That These Nigerian Foods Don’t Get Their Deserved Accolades

August 3, 2020

Here are a list of Nigerian food that deserve more charitable treatment from the media and other taste buds of propaganda.

1) Beans and corn.

For food this sweet, I don’t know why it doesn’t get more noise.

2) Golden morn and Milo.

If you know, you know.

3) Lafun (White Amala).

Properly prepared one will change your life. No jokes.

4) Ogi baba.

Make sure you blend it with ginger and you will be in mini-heaven. What is a white pap?

5) Palm oil rice and beans.

It’s ridiculous how sweet this thing is. Enter this house with an open mind and drop your scepticism at the door.

6) Wara (Cheese).

The fried version may just change your mind.

7) Rice, beans and banana.

This is not a drill.

8) Pupuru.

Ondo state best kept secret.

9) Ikokore.

My grandma swears by this meal.

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