We know you are all aware of the Jollof war that has been going on for ages between some African countries, especially Ghana, Nigeria and recently, Senegal.
Well! In case you didn’t know, Ghana is not the only country where we have Jollof. Apart from Nigeria, countries like Senegal, Liberia, Cameroon etc. all have their own kind of Jollof.
As Ghanaians, you all know how Ghanaian Jollof looks like but you’ve probably never seen how the Jollof of other African countries look like.
Here is how Jollof looks like in these 10 African Countries.
1. Cameroon Jollof.
2. Senegal Jollof.
3. Liberia Jollof.
So there have been a stirred on social media especially Facebook about what African country cook the best Jollof rice. However, all that changed yesterday when the People of New York City decided to pick Liberia as the Best Country with the Best Jollof Rice. LIBERIA JOLLOF RICE won the African food festival jollof rice competition in NYC. All thanks to the lovely Genevee Witherspoon aka Dinah Whitaker for joining the competition. She took home the ultimate prize home and we (Liberians) are all proud of her. I mean, who was suppose to win? 👀 #LiberianFood #LiberiaFoodIsTheBest #LiberiaJollofRice #LiberianGeh #WeMakeTheBestJollof #lsvmagazine
4. Togo Jollof (they call it red rice).
5. Mali Jollof.
6. Congo Jollof.
7. Botswana Jollof.
8. Sierra Leone Jollof.
9. Nigerian Jollof.