In march 2023, Hilda Baci announced she would be attempting the record for the longest cooking marathon. The record was previously held by Lata Tondon whose cooking marathon lasted for 87 hours, 45 minutes in 2019.
On Monday May 15, 2023, at exactly 7:45 am, Hilda broke the record for longest cooking marathon by any individual hitting 87 hours 50 minutes above the previous record holder in 2019.
Hilda Baci becomes inspiration to many people across the country including Liberia as a Liberian chef attempted his own cooking marathon.
On June 9th 2023, the Ekiti chef announced her 120 hours cook-a-thon in attempt to beat Hilda Baci’s cooking records.
In a recent development on Twitter via @SpiritWordGlobalMission, Dammy has gotten to 36 hours cook-a-thon and it caused commotion on social media.
See her posts below:
Some reactions are shown below:
@zannotti_ said, “Omo that rice gimme flashback of birthday back in the day. May the best cooler mouth win”.
@KhaleedSZN said, “Plate Don finish?”
@adedayo__aa said, “Is she supposed to off gas and snap with the food? Thought it’s hours of cooking nonstop. I’m genuinely asking”.
@stylebyjr said, “I really want to support you for real but trust me this might just be time wasting, love how you made audience know you, now make use of the audience. Trust me there sponsors waiting either u quit or not.”
@Logg2media said, “I believe the food is for charity or who is buying that ?”
@ImaobongIsrael said, “I’ve not laughed as hard as I did yesterday and today in awhile. Thank you for the comic relief 😊”.
@Zaynab_Shindara said, “She should just wrap it up abeg.”