Cleaning snails proves lucrative for Cameroon woman
A female entrepreneur in Cameroon ventures into cleaning and cooking snails and ends up making a fortune out of it.
Snails are mostly sold alive in West African markets but not many people can stomach having to clean them. (TRTWorld)
Snails are considered a delicacy in West Africa but many people don’t know how to clean them.
Nina Ngassa, a woman entrepreneur in Cameroon, is making her fortune by doing the job many would rather avoid.
“I work with a lot of women, especially in the rainy season. I have about eight to 10 women working for me,” says Ngassa.
TRT World‘s Abdi Osman reports.