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Minjiba Entertains

Friday – 12:30pm

African fusion meets Lifestyles of the Hip and Fabulous in this stylish, modern cooking show hosted by Nigerian food blogger Minjiba Cookey.


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Season 1
  • Season 1 | Episode 1 
    Newly Wed Lunch
    Minjiba caters a special lunch at a fabulous modern home in Nairobi for a newlywed couple just back from their honeymoon. Her 3-course fusion menu features a plantain and prawn starter, triple coconut baked tilapia, and ginger, lime & mango cheesecake.
  • Season 1 | Episode 2 
    Lunch for Models & Fashionistas
    Minjiba caters a fashionista lunch held at the glamorous apartment of a Nairobi talent agent. The challenge to create an elegant menu without carbs, wheat or sugar results in African inspired guacamole, pasta free lasagna and “dawa” soaked chicken wings.
  • Season 1 | Episode 3 
    Safari BBQ with the Boys
    Minjiba cooks for a rowdy bunch of meat-obsessed men at a tented bush camp in Kenya. Her mission to bring gourmet elegance to the cave man ritual of roasting and camping results in a fusion menu of whiskey & stout marinated meats and Kilifi potato salad.
  • Season 1 | Episode 4 
    Swahili Movie Night
    Minjiba visits a spectacular custom home owned by an award-winning filmmaker in Nairobi. Her challenge to create a Swahili inspired menu for the Lamu Island film results in Swahili spiced humus, quail curry and a Lamu date studded loaf for dessert.