“I’m Proud of Him”: Man Cooks Jollof Rice for White People, Impresses Them, Gets Over Ghc8.5M For His Business
A brilliant entrepreneur, Gilles Tchianga, who makes food spices and healthy drinks, wowed the white Judges with the taste of his Jollof rice
Pitching for a $60,000 funding in his business, Tchianga spoke about how the need to make Africans have a taste of home motivated him
After the judges had tasted the Jollof rice he cooked for them and heard his amazing story of hard work, one of them invested $600,000 in Tchianga's business.
A smart entrepreneur, Gilles Tchianga, has become very popular online after his Jollof rice pitch for $60,000 for his recipe company got 10 times what he bargained for.
A smart entrepreneur, Gilles Tchianga, has become very popular online after his jollof rice pitch for $60,000 for his recipe company got 10 times what he bargained for.
He narrated that his business idea started when he came to Canada and he could not easily get an African product even though he lived in a high multicultural society.
The man then went ahead to mix Jollof rice sauce into raw rice. He said with the recipe, Jollof rice could be made in a short while.
Not only is he a good entrepreneur, but Tchianga also amazed the investors with his language skill. He can speak French, Italian and his local language.
As at the time of writing this report, the video has gathered over 11 million views with thousands of reactions.