Cook-a-thon: Why we’re yet to declare Nigeria’s Hilda Baci as record breaker – Guiness World Record


The Guiness World Record has opened up on why they yet to officially acknowledge Hilda Baci cooking marathon.

The GWR on its official Twitter account stated that they are “aware of this amazing record attempt, we need to review all evidence first before officially confirming a record.”

Nigerian Chef, Hilda Bassey Effiong, Popularly known as Hilda Baci, set out on Thursday at exactly 4pm to break the Guinness World Record for the “longest cooking marathon by an individual”

Hilda on Monday morning, surpassed the previous world record holder, Indian chef Lata Tondon, who now holds the record with a record-breaking 87 hours and 45 minutes of nonstop cooking.

At the moment, Baci is engaged in a culinary marathon at Amore Gardens in Lekki, Lagos State.