Nigerian food is often stodgy and soupy. But it is also misunderstood, atrociously photographed, not yet given its due. It's a multifaceted and cultural treasure trove full or intriguing stories. It might not be gastronomically illustrious but it is energetic and good-hearted. It belongs to one of the most fascinating personalities in the world: the Nigerian. Needless to say, it is delectable.The Nigerian soup is a living, breathing, evolving being.
Yemisí Aríbisálà / Longthroat Memoirs: Soups, Sex and Nigerian Taste Buds