Sapa na Your Mate? Nigerians React to Video of Guests Being Served Garri and Sugar at Event

Sapa na Your Mate? Nigerians React to Video of Guests Being Served Garri and Sugar at Event

  • A video capturing the uncommon menu type guests were served at an occasion has sparked reactions on social media
  • The guests dressed in native attires showed no fuse or irritation as they were served garri and sugar
  • Nigerians have expressed surprise over the development with some attributing it to the economic challenge in the country

In what is a surprising departure from the menu served at events, guests were offered garri and sugar.

A video capturing this stunning moment at the occasion was shared on Instagram by Influencer Tunde Ednut.

Mixed reactions trail video of guests being served garri and sugar at event
The guests seemed comfortable with the menu Photo Credit: Robert Becker, screengrabs from video shared by @mazitundeednut
Source: Getty Images

Tunde expressing shock at the development tried to decipher which tribe in Nigeria held the occasion where the garri and sugar meal was served.

He wrote:

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"All my life, I never see where them dey do party with Garri, Sugar and Kuli Kuli… This is new to my eyes. They look like IGBOS, what tribe are they?"

In the short video, the natively dressed guests consumed the meal calmly like there was nothing wrong with the choice of menu.

Watch the video below:

Social media reacts

@aminudecomedian_ remarked:

"Sapa na your mate? them go still give them toothpick after this meal sef."

@callme_iruka commented:

"Which Igbos? Abeg na Yoruba party jor .. A colleagues have gone to party where they gave them ijebu garri , sugar , milk , some are served with grounds nuts and some kulikuli. Saw that one her status."

@asa_united15 wrote:

"Igbo is too big for dis meeehhhnnnn can never b us Na ur people didn’t u see der gele and uniform."

@ye_jahseh stated:

"Well it’s an insult to igbos. Cause I started seeing where people drink garri and kuli kuli when I left Igbo land."

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@omax53 said:

"Life no be competition. Enjoy yo ur self with people that understand ur budget and appreciate ur efforts."

Garri and peppered fish served to guests at event

Meanwhile, previously reported that garri and peppered fish was served at an event.

It appeared that one of the food vendors at the event introduced garri, peppered fish, groundnut, ice cubes and sugar to the menu. In the video posted by @uzomathias, a server was seen scooping garri into a bowl and he made sure to top it with ice cubes, sugar and groundnut.

The plate was also accompanied by a big piece of peppered fish. A server was spotted with about six plates of the garri-meal on a large tray, indicating that several guests at the party were open to the idea of the local delicacy.


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