Popular Actress Ruth Kadiri Criticizes Ambitious Ekiti Chef’s Bid to Surpass Hilda Baci’s Record
Acclaimed Nollywood actress and producer, Ruth Kadiri, has voiced her opinion on the recent endeavor of Damilola Adeparusi, an Ekiti chef, as she seeks to shatter Hilda Baci’s unofficial 100-hour cook-a-thon record.In a recent turn of events, reports emerged a few hours ago highlighting Chef Dami’s determination to surpass Hilda’s feat. The ambitious chef embarked on an arduous 120-hour cooking marathon in the serene locale of Oye, situated within the Ekiti State, commencing last Friday.It was only last month that Hilda Baci made headlines across the nation by successfully breaking the Guinness World Record for the longest cooking session in the prestigious culinary category. Hilda’s remarkable achievement surpassed the previous record set by Indian Chef Lata Tondon, clocking in at an impressive 87 hours, 45 minutes, and 00 seconds, thus cementing her place as the new record holder.Nevertheless, Chef Dami’s audacious attempt to overshadow Hilda’s momentous accomplishment has sparked significant discussions, with many criticizing the Ekiti chef for her perceived lack of emotional intelligence and originality in her pursuit.Ruth Kadiri, a prominent figure in the Nigerian film industry, has joined the chorus of netizens scrutinizing Chef Dami’s actions, suggesting that it would have been more considerate for her to allow Hilda a moment of glory before embarking on her own quest. In a now-deleted post, the mother of two expressed her thoughts, stating, “They won’t think for themselves, but the moment you do it, everyone starts realizing they can do it too. They can’t even wait for her euphoria to settle. Meet Nigerians, my people.”Hilda Effiong Bassey, affectionately known by her pseudonym Hilda Baci, had etched her name in the annals of culinary history when she clinched the prestigious Guinness World Record title. Her remarkable achievement captivated the nation, shattering boundaries and inspiring aspiring chefs to strive for greatness.As the Ekiti chef, Damilola Adeparusi, persists in her relentless pursuit of breaking Hilda Baci’s unofficial record, the Nigerian public eagerly awaits the outcome, pondering the impact of her audacity and resilience in the realm of culinary excellence.