The Jollof Wars have taken an exciting turn as Ghana has overtaken Nigeria as the country with the most YouTube searches for Jollof Rice recipes.
This is according to the video streaming platform, YouTube, a subsidiary of popular search engine Google.
According to information released by YouTube on Monday, recent results revealed the top trending search for Jollof Rice.
According to the statistics, Ghana is the top country searching for Jollof Rice, while Edo State has the most searches for Jollof rice in Nigeria.
YouTube shared the statistics in commemoration of World Jollof Day.
Since 2015, World Jollof Day has been observed on 22 August to spotlight Jollof rice, a famous cuisine among West Africans also offered in other regions of the world.
Meanwhile, YouTube has unveiled a series of initiatives to celebrate World Jollof Day.
The Jollof wars
Coming closely behind Ghana is its arch Jollof rival, Nigeria.
Other countries on the list are Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Zambia, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Jamaica, Kenya and Ireland.
The Nigerian states with top searches for Jollof rice are Edo State, Imo State, Oyo State, Ogun State, Osun State, Kwara State, Ondo State, Delta State, Plateau State, and Enugu State.
Other trending searches in Nigeria are: how to cook couscous Jollof, How to cook spaghetti Jollof, Ghana Jollof, Jollof rice ingredient and Bay leaf in Jollof Rice.
Others are: how to make Jollof rice with fish, How to make a smoky party Jollof Rice,…