Twitter Streets: The Most Talked About Trends Today – August 19

Article by Maureen Kasuku
Posted: August 19, 2019

Maliha cooks her way into the Guinness Book of World Records!

Chef Maliha Mohammed, a Mombasa-based Kenyan chef, has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest time spent cooking.Chef Maliha cooked for 75 hours non-stop setting the new record on Sunday, August 18 at Kenya Bay Beach Resort in Mombasa.

The longest cooking marathon was 68 hours 30 minutes 01 seconds, and was achieved by Rickey Lumpkin in Los Angeles, USA, in 2018.

Since Thursday, Tweeps sent out their well wishes using the hashtag #BringTheRecordHome

And indeed, she brought it home!

Benga Musician John DeMathew Dies in Road Crash

Popular Benga musician John Ng’ang’a, alias John DeMathew, perished in a road crash at Blue Post last night. Police say said Demathew’s car rammed into a lorry near Blue Post Hotel. He was alone in the car.

Tweeps are sending out their condolences



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