The picture above perfectly exemplifies the relationship between Nigerians and Rice dishes. An average Nigerian eats a rice dish at least 3 times a week. Nigeria currently tops the statistics as the highest consumer of rice in Africa. This article is aimed at highlighting the rice dishes Nigerians love in commemoration of National Rice Week.
This conversation was born out of a desire to educate people on Jollof rice and a discussion I had with a friend a few days back. I’d be taking us on a journey through the history, origin recipe, myths and facts of this epic dish, come with me.😊