By Yemisi Aribisala
Nigeria has a strong tradition of oral storytelling, of delusion construction and the ingenious traversing of worlds. Longthroat Memoirs gathers a few of these stories and creates an impossible to resist stew, absolute to amuse the inquisitive mouth and nourish the inventive abdominal. A sensuous testomony on why, whilst and the way Nigerians devour the foodstuff they like to consume; this ebook is a great addition to the worldwide eating desk of ideas.
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