Despite all the turmoil our country is currently facing, there are positives that happen day in day out. One of such positives is author Yemisi Aribisala who recently won the prestigious John Avery Award.
Yemisi, a food writer won the award at the Andre Simon Food and Drink Awards. The award winners each received £2000 (N765, 000, official conversion rate)
Her book Long Throat Memoirs: Soup, Sex and Nigerian Taste Buds which won the award was praised for its original insight into Nigerian food and culture.
Congratulations to her.