The King of the flagship version of Devon King’s Street Foodz Naija competitors has emerged! Olukayode Christopher Omowa – Cripsy and Grill by Grubs Republic, has gained the title of ‘King of Street Foodz in Nigeria’, for exhibiting Creativity in his type of cooking throughout the fierce cooking battle at the competitors’s grand finale, which held at the Eagles Membership, Surulere, Lagos on February eighth 2020.
After a really robust judging course of by the Celeb Judges – Skilled Nutritionist, Adedamola Ladejobi, AskDamz and Street Meals & Grill Chef, Etteh Assam, Olukayode Christopher Omowa, proprietor of Cripsy and Grill by Grubs Republic was topped the King of Street Foodz Naija of 2020, after his meal of “Stuffed sweet potatoes with shredded chicken and vegetable sauce” was adjudged the most artistic dish, profitable him the grand prize of 1 million naira, a rebranded outlet and a yr’s provide of Devon Kings merchandise!
Additionally rewarded had been the 1st runner up Anifowose Segun Johnson – King Glab Cuisines and 2nd runner up Oghenefego Samuel Daniels – Boxdfood, who additionally received renovated shops in addition to the sum N500, 000 and N200, 000 respectively. All chosen 13 contestants who made it to the voting spherical of the competitors additionally received themselves renovated shops courtesy Devon King’s, and much of comfort prizes.
The Street Foodz Fest which was co-hosted by Cool FM OAP DOTUN, and Present host Soliat Bada delivered on its promise as the atmosphere at the occasion was really wonderful, from the selection of road meals to assorted drinks, hundreds of video games and rather more. Nigerian singing sensations Zlatan Ibile and Teni the Entertainer lit up the stage as they carried out their standard hit tracks to the utmost appreciation of the viewers.
Sharing her pleasure on the profitable flagship version of the Street Foodz Naija Kings Competitors was Class Growth and Activation Supervisor, PZ Wilmar, Toyin Popoola-Diana, who congratulated the winner in addition to all the contestants.
“I’m fairly happy with the consequence of the 1st Season of the Street Foodz Naija Competitors. The platform has given alternative for the contestants to be observed round their neighbourhoods and the whole nation at giant and so they now function inspirations to others aspiring to enterprise into the meals enterprise. As a Model we’re delighted to have been half of this challenge, being the first of its variety in the nation, the competitors was properly obtained by the public, and the participation and entries recorded for the competitors was fairly excessive. Whereas there was an eventual winner, the general objective of this challenge was to create consciousness and have fun these Street Meals- preneurs as we wish to name them, thereby elevating this sector of the meals trade which is commonly missed.
These contestants not solely gained valued expertise and classes, we additionally made positive to offer every of their varied shops a befitting facelift. Relaxation assured, subsequent yr’s competitors goes to be rather more larger and higher,” she mentioned.
*see highlights from grand finale*
You’ll be able to catch all the highlights of the grand finale and remaining episodes of the King of Street Meals Naija season one competitors on Sundays on TVC, WAP TV and Views Channel at 19:30 (WAT), and dwell on @foodbaytv social media platforms.
The King of Street Meals competitors is organised by Meals Bay TV and powered by Devon King’s. For extra data, merely observe @devonkingsng and @foodbaytv on social media, go to www.foodbay.television and take a look at the hashtag #StreetFoodzNaijaKings and #StreetFoodzFest.
Devon King’s model is a key participant in the greens cooking oil market in Nigeria, manufactured by PZ Wilmar a subsidiary of PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc. – established 120 years in the past.