The Inter School Cooking Competition , organized by Dine and Pack Culinary training Institute , Abuja held an annual event at the Cyprine Ekwensi Center yesterday. The occasion which attracted the dignitaries across the Schools within the City Center , to showcase their cooking talent.
The organizer drawn five Schools to participate in this year Annual Competition, two from public School while three from private. Government Secondary School, Wuse Zone 3 , Government Secondary school, Garki, Royal Family Academy, Peace Setter School and Start – Rite Schools were among the Secondary school that participated in this year event. The Peace Setter school won the First position with the prize Tag of Five Hundred thousands Naira .
While speaking at the event, Mrs. Fatima Gambo Babba, Director Co – Curricular Division, FCT Secondary Education Board, expressed satisfaction and thanked the organizer of the event for bringing the Students across FCT for this year talent show cooking Competition Ceremony. She Charged the Students to keep the talent burning by continuous practices as practice make perfect.
She appealed to the organizer to increase the number of Schools in the next edition as there are about 88 Secondary Schools , under Federal Capital Territory Secondary Education Board. ” I have seen team work and efforts in today event, It will help our students to develop Entrepreneur skills.
” I am happy that, FCT Secondary Education Board came Second and third!
Speaking to news men at the event, Barr. Elijah Emmanuel, the Husband of the Convener , thanked God for the Brain and Talent God has put in Chef Mimi ( his wife) and the doggedness of efforts to bring this Vision to reality. He advised that parents should encouraging their children in this noble profession , Cooking is good, their can develop skills to be a renown chef in the world.
He promised to be more supportive to his wife in pursue of this vision. We will continue to make it an annual event and to widen the horizon, he added !
GreenLand News gathered from the Convener of the event, Chef Mimi, expressed deep pleasure and appreciated all the participants plus the team of teachers that brought the students from various Schools. She promised to purse the vision with the spirit of love because she love cooking and love to impact children.
The CEO of Yankee Entertainment, popularly known as Mallam Yakee , who is one of the panelists , described the exercise as free and fair without bias . He maintained that it will help the students to be more Socialize and improving their Entrepreneur skills.
Mr. Kehinde , who at the event rewarded one of the participants with the Sum of #50,000.00 for her leadership capacity and boldness during the presentation. He promised to lead them to cook for some celebrities like Davido when in town , he added !
Dine and pack , connecting skills!