Meet 67-year-old Nigerian-British who cooks egusi soup

Meet 67-year-old Nigerian-British who cooks egusi soup

- Okwoche, a Nigerian journalist, met a 67-year-old white man, Daniel, whose dad is Nigerian and Ijaw

- The man said he learned cooking egusi soup from his dad who died 50 years ago

- It should be noted also that Daniel has never been to Nigeria for once

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A Nigerian journalist who goes by the name Okwoche on Twitter has narrated an encounter he had with a 67-year-old white man, Daniel, whose dad is Nigerian and from Ijaw.

According to the journalist, the man has never come to Nigeria. His dad died 50 years ago. He said his dad was skilled in cooking egusi and since his death, he has been doing this same thing.

Daniel, however, eats his own egusi soup with parsnips and strawberries. Despite the fact that his wife died 15-year-ago, he still buys her flowers and wears his wedding ring.

Below is Okwoche's tweet:

A collage of the man and a random picture of egusi soup. Photo sources:Twitter/Owoche/BBC

A collage of the man and a random picture of egusi soup. Photo sources:Twitter/Owoche/BBC
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that an elderly white man has claimed Nigerian citizenship, saying he is from Ilorin, the Kwara state capital.

The man, who identified himself as Yakubu Durojaye, could be seen in a video having a conversation in fluent Yoruba with a Nigerian lady.

Durojaye told the unidentified lady that he lived in Ilorin for two years, where he was a teacher, adding that he enjoyed a number of Nigerian delicacies.

Durojaye told the unidentified lady that he lived in Ilorin for two years, where he was a teacher, adding that he enjoyed a number of Nigerian delicacies.

In other news, there is just no limit to the way Nigerians will go to eke out a living for themselves and create a better future while putting their amazing skill to good use.

A brilliant 17-year-old, Popoola Kehinde Esther, has gained media attention when a Twitter user with the handle @ThepreciousAda, posted her video online.

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The brilliant girl is in the business of repairing heavy equipment, forklift. According to @ThepreciousAda, the teenager hopes to study engineering and add to her mechanical expertise.

The Twitter user's dad asked her to post the girl’s video so that her helpers could locate her and make her dream a reality. In the clip, the SS2 student said that she has a strong passion for the work she is doing.

Esther who is from Kwara state works at the Classic Bonded Terminal, Okota under her boss who was identified as Adebayo Maruf.

The good Samaritan who made her know on social media said she has decided to set up gofundme account and let people know when it is done.

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