- A Nigerian foodie has got himself in the middle of a social media frenzy following an unusual meal he had
- The man with the Twitter handle @UncleMohamz shared photos of how he 'devoured' a meal of eba, however with a fork, plantain and peanuts
- Many have hilariously knocked him for going against the rules of eba that stipulates one should have swallow with bare hands
A young man was at the receiving end of an amusing backlash from social media users after his actions which they said was tantamount to breaking the rules guiding eating eba.
The man identified on Twitter as @UncleMohamz had taken to Twitter to announce that he had consumed a sumptuous meal of eba and soup, using a fork, with fried plantain and peanuts.
There were two talking points for tweeps. A section felt it was wrong for one to have eba with fork and wondered what happened to his hands. Another group thought it out of place to eat swallow with fried plantain and peanuts.
Legit.ng have compiled some reactions that followed the tweet:
"Eba, peanut and plantain?
"What's going on, bro?"
"Which kind food is this one...what plantain doing in that table."
"To be sincere
"Please who suggested this combination to you boss?"
"First things first, what is that spoon doing there?"
"ol. I just want to know.
"What role exactly is that fried plantain playing in the midst of FUFU and OHA soup?
"Because ayam not understanding."
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a Nigerian man caused stir on social media after getting ready to marry oyinbo lady for eating fufu.
In the video, the white lady could be seen praising the Nigerian delicacy as she enjoyed the meal. According to the lady, Nigerian food is underrated but delicious.
Sharing the photo on Twitter, @osamudiamien wrote:
"Please help me find this woman because I’m ready to marry her."
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