Cook-a-thon: Cyclist James Kumbeni Rides From Bolga To Tamale To Support Chef Failatu, Photos Emerge

Cook-a-thon: Cyclist James Kumbeni Rides From Bolga To Tamale To Support Chef Failatu, Photos Emerge

  • A daring cyclist has travelled from Bolgatanga to Tamale in Ghana to support Chef Failatu Abdul Razak on her Guinness World Record cook-a-thon milestone
  • James Kumbeni reportedly started his journey on Thursday, January 4, 2024, and arrived on Saturday, January 6
  • He was captured in beautiful photos shared on the X page of the chef, which garnered reactions from online users

James Kumbeni, a young cyclist, has travelled from Bolgatanga to Tamale to cheer and support Chef Failatu Abdul Razak's Guinness World Record adventure.

Inspiring images of the daring biker started making the rounds on social media when he began the journey days ago.

Photos of James Kumbeni and Chef Faila.
Brave cyclist rides from Bolga to Tamale to support Chef Faila's GWR cook-a-thon attempt. Photo credit: @FailaAbdulRazak.
Source: Twitter

Kumbeni reportedly arrived at the Modern City Hotel in Tamale in the company of a friend on Saturday, January 6.

Faila celebrates Kumbeni

The two travel enthusiasts were captured in new photos posted on the X (formerly Twitter) account of Chef Faila Abdul Razak.

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''A salute to James Kumbeni for his extraordinary support! Cycling an impressive 170 km from Bolga to Tamale to show support,'' the caption read.

See the images below:

Reactions to the video of James Kumbeni

While many reacted to the video, only one person left a relevant comment. See the remark below.

@kaykaychristian commented:

Good show. Eiiii, Ghana, we love our self oooh. God bless us all.

Wedding photos of Chef Failatu and her husband

Relatedly, reported that the beautiful pre-wedding and wedding photos of Ghanaian Chef Failatu Abdul Razak and her husband surfaced online amid her Guinness World Records cook-a-thon attempt.

Facebook user Laa Bang Paha posted the pre-wedding photos, while Shaharan Suhuyini shared the couple's actual wedding snap on his Facebook page.

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Accompanying the beautiful pre-wedding images of the couple with a caption, Laa Bang Paha wrote.

''All she asked for was true love, someone who'd give her the same love she had always tabled before others.''

Agyeman Badu and his lover marries

Meanwhile, reported that Emmanuel Agyeman Badu and his wife, Regitta Affua Arthur, exchanged vows in a white wedding on Saturday, November 11.

The pair tied the knot in a customary ceremony in stunning traditional ensembles on Thursday, November 9.

Several former football stars attended the traditional wedding, including Kwadwo Asamoah and Jerry Akaminko, who came to support their fellow footballer on his momentous day.

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Nathaniel Crabbe (Human-Interest editor) Nathaniel Crabbe is a journalist and editor with a degree in Journalism from the Ghana Institute of Journalism, where he graduated in 2015. He earned his master's from UPSA in December 2023. Before becoming an editor/writer of political/entertainment and human interest stories at Asaase Radio, Crabbe was a news reporter at TV3 Ghana. With experience spanning over ten years, he now works at as a human interest editor. You can reach him via

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