During the evening, Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, personally reached out to Hilda Baci to express his admiration and appreciation for exemplifying the finest qualities of the Dakkada philosophy.
Governor Emmanuel commended Hilda for her unwavering passion and determination in her quest to break the Guinness World Record for the longest cooking marathon by an individual.
He praised her as a true embodiment of the Dakkada philosophy, which encourages individuals to fearlessly pursue and overcome what others perceive as impossible. Governor Emmanuel lauded Hilda for showcasing not only her culinary skills but also the rich and celebrated cuisines of Nigeria on a national and international platform.
The Governor assured Hilda that she serves as an inspiration to millions of Nigerians, particularly the people of Akwa Ibom State. He expressed the unwavering support of the entire community as she embarked on this awe-inspiring journey. Governor Emmanuel also extended an invitation for Hilda to visit Akwa Ibom, eagerly anticipating the opportunity to host and celebrate her achievements.
Hilda Baci received the Governor’s call, uplifted and encouraged by his words of encouragement and recognition of her remarkable endeavor.