Nigerian TV producer, actress, and head cook at FoodbyHilda, Hilda Effiong Bassey, popularly known as Hilda Baci, has made her mark in the Guinness World Records for the longest cooking marathon.
The chef is cooking over 250 recipes in the four-day marathon.
The 27-year-old has been cooking for the past 88 hours and is on her way to setting a new Guinness World Record.
She is cooking for four days and four nights to break the 87 hours, 45 minutes set by Chef Lata London in Rewa, India in 2019.
Guinness World Records in a social media post on Monday says they are reviewing all the evidence first before officially confirming the records.
we’re aware of this amazing record attempt, we need to review all the evidence first before officially confirming a record 💫 https://t.co/loGnAY8yKE
— Guinness World Records (@GWR) May 15, 2023
At the moment, Hilda is working towards setting a new record of 96-hour.
Nigerians and other African countries including the former record holder, Chef Lata has been supporting her since Thursday when she started cooking.
Earlier today, she posted on social media when she broke the Guinness World Records for longest cooking Marathon.
HILDA BACI !!! 🥳🥳
We made history today. 🥺
Thank you for all the love, Nigeria. Thank you. 🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/FGH3hE6dbD
— Hilda Baci’s Cookathon (@hildabacicooks) May 15, 2023