Hilda Effiong Bassey
September 20, 1996 (age 26)
Akwa Ibom, Nigeria
Hilda Effiong Bassey (born 20 September 1996), professionally known as Hilda Baci, is a Nigerian chef and restauranteur. In May 2023, she attempted the record for the longest cooking marathon.
Hilda Baci is from Nsit Ubium Local Government Area in Akwa Ibom, Nigeria. She has a degree in Sociology from Madonna University, Okija.
In August 2021, she won the "Jollof Faceoff’ competition".
In March 2023, Hilda announced she would be attempting the record for the longest cooking marathon. The record is currently held by Lata Tondon whose cooking marathon lasted for 87 hours, 45 minutes in 2019.
On 11 May 2023, she started her record attempt titled "Cook-a-thon". She completed the attempt on 15 May.