- A young man, Samuel Ime Sunday, has spoken about how he has been a cook as a way to earn a living
- The Nigerian food vendor said that poor power supply and the inability to get a proper shop to serve customers are some of his challenges
- Samuel who believed that selling food is his calling revealed that he has loved making meal since he was a boy
A young Nigerian man, Samuel Ime Sunday, has said that in a video interview spoke about his food business and how he transitioned into it from being a laundry businessman.
The young man in a conversation with Monday Idara revealed that selling food was more like a calling to him as he never thought he would become a food vendor.
Samuel said that he derives much joy from people enjoying his food and saying thanking him for giving them tasty meals.
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The food vendor revealed whenever he marries, his wife will join him in his food business endeavor. According to the businessman, he likes working with men than women because they can exert more physical energy.
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He stated that he has been cooking for a living since 2018. Samuel said it was quite difficult when he started the business because he always had to go to the market every day.
Speaking about some of his challenges, he revealed that epileptic power supply makes refrigerating food items a hard one. He also said he is looking for a space where he can simultaneously cook and serve customers.
Samuel said in his search for a shop, he always met a wall whenever he told the owner he would be using the space as a restaurant.
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Woman sold rice for N10
In a BBC News Yoruba documentary, the woman said she has been selling cooked rice since 1984. Of great surprise is that her rice is sold at N10 per portion.
The woman revealed that when she started years back, her food used to go for N5 per one and she had to slightly change the price to N10.
Man dressed corporately and hawked
In other news, a 22-year-old Nigerian man, Moses Ubi, whose story went viral weeks ago for dressing like a bank official while plying his food business spoke about his trade.
In a BBC News Pidgin interview, the Akwa Ibom indigene said that he is the only qualified, recognised, and educated agidi person, selling educated agidi.