The King of the flagship version of Devon King’s Road Foodz Naija opposition has emerged! Olukayode Christopher Omowa - Cripsy and Grill by Grubs Republic, has won the title of ‘King of Road Foodz in Nigeria’, for displaying Creative imagination in his style of cooking all through the intense cooking fight at the competition's grand finale, which held at the Eagles Club, Surulere, Lagos on February 8th 2020.
After a quite rough judging course of action by the Celebrity Judges - Qualified Nutritionist, Adedamola Ladejobi, AskDamz and Avenue Foods & Grill Chef, Etteh Assam, Olukayode Christopher Omowa, owner of Cripsy and Grill by Grubs Republic was crowned the King of Street Foodz Naija of 2020, soon after his food of “Stuffed sweet potatoes with shredded chicken and vegetable sauce” was adjudged the most innovative dish, winning him the grand prize of 1 million naira, a rebranded outlet and a year’s provide of Devon Kings products and solutions!
Also rewarded were the 1st runner up Anifowose Segun Johnson – King Glab Cuisines and 2nd runner up Oghenefego Samuel Daniels – Boxdfood, who also acquired renovated outlets as well as the sum N500, 000 and N200, 000 respectively. All chosen 13 contestants who produced it to the voting round of the opposition also received themselves renovated stores courtesy Devon King’s, and loads of consolation prizes.
The Avenue Foodz Fest which was co-hosted by Great FM OAP DOTUN, and Present host Soliat Bada sent on its guarantee as the ambience at the occasion was actually incredible, from the assortment of road foods to assorted beverages, hundreds of game titles and substantially additional. Nigerian singing sensations Zlatan Ibile and Teni the Entertainer lit up the phase as they performed their common hit tracks to the utmost appreciation of the audience.
Sharing her exhilaration on the prosperous flagship version of the Street Foodz Naija Kings Level of competition was Group Progress and Activation Supervisor, PZ Wilmar, Toyin Popoola-Diana, who congratulated the winner as well as all the contestants.
“I am really happy with the final result of the 1st Year of the Street Foodz Naija Competitors. The platform has presented option for the contestants to be observed all-around their neighbourhoods and the entire country at huge and they now provide as inspirations to other people aspiring to enterprise into the meals business. As a Manufacturer we are delighted to have been portion of this undertaking, being the initially of its variety in the country, the level of competition was properly been given by the public, and the participation and entries recorded for the level of competition was quite substantial. Although there was an eventual winner, the all round objective of this challenge was to build consciousness and celebrate these Street Food items- preneurs as we like to simply call them, thereby elevating this sector of the food stuff industry which is generally disregarded.
These contestants not only obtained valued competencies and lessons, we also built confident to give each of their many retailers a befitting facelift. Rest certain, subsequent year’s competition is going to be significantly a lot more larger and much better,” she stated.
*see highlights from grand finale*
You can catch all the highlights of the grand finale and final episodes of the King of Avenue Food items Naija period one level of competition on Sundays on TVC, WAP Tv and Views Channel at 19:30 (WAT), and dwell on @foodbaytv social media platforms.
The King of Street Foods levels of competition is organised by Food Bay Tv and driven by Devon King’s. For far more information and facts, only comply with @devonkingsng and @foodbaytv on social media, stop by www.foodbay.tv and look at out the hashtag #StreetFoodzNaijaKings and #StreetFoodzFest.
Devon King’s manufacturer is a essential player in the vegetables cooking oil current market in Nigeria, created by PZ Wilmar a subsidiary of PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc. – proven 120 yrs back.