Maliha Mohammed, a Mombasa-based Kenyan chef, has today broken the Guinness World Record for the longest time spent cooking. Chef Maliha started her quest to break the world record on 15th August 2019 and achieved her quest on 18th August 2019.
Chef Maliha set the world record after cooking for 75 hours at the Kenya Bay Beach Resort in Mombasa, Kenya. Her world record as sponsored by Pwani Life.
The previous longest cooking record was 68 hours 30 minutes 01 seconds and was set by Rickey Lumpkin in Los Angeles, USA, in 2018.
Chef Maliha prepared a list of 400 foods that included local and international cuisines to record the new Guinness Book of World Record for the longest time spent cooking. The food she prepared was offered to charity homes and orphanages as part of her initiative to raise awareness and to feed the less fortunate in Mombasa.