Dr. (Mrs) Olayemi Oyebanji, the First Lady of Ekiti State, has expressed her full support for Chef Dammy, a Nigerian chef who is currently striving to break the Guinness World Record for the longest cooking marathon by an individual.
Chef Dammy has gained significant attention on various social media platforms since she began the 120-hour cook-a-thon in Ekiti state. As at the time of writing this report, she has reportedly completed 78 hours of non-stop cooking and counting.
From 75 hours to 76 hours to 77 hours to 78 hours. We keep on moving! Nothing is stopping Dammy!👩🍳 pic.twitter.com/rv3E3MFzYD
— Chef Dammy 👩🍳 (@dammypass) June 12, 2023
In a new development, the First Lady of Ekiti state has taken to Twitter to show her support for Chef Dammy.
She praised her courage and bravery in taking on the record-breaking task, and stated that she has her full-backing.
She posted a photo of the chef with the caption,
“The last 70 hours has been about Chef Dammy @dammypas, a determined Ekiti undergraduate, who is making a bold attempt to break the Guinness World record for the longest cooking marathon.
For me, it’s her courage and determination to stand for something positive, using her God-given talent to make a statement.
Miss Damilola Adeparusi, surely has our love and support as she forges ahead to make this bold statement.
I salute your courage Chef Dammy, for your decision to run your own race. Congratulations.”
The last 70 hours has been about Chef Dammy @dammypas, a determined Ekiti undergraduate, who is making a bold attempt to break the Guinness World record for the longest cooking marathon. pic.twitter.com/5JHqJD04jS
— Dr. Olayemi Oyebanji (@YemibOyebanji) June 11, 2023