While snake meat is considered a delicacy in some countries, most Nigerians shudder at the thought of eating snake meat.
The reasons for this reaction are often varied. Naij.com conducted a short interview with readers on the matter and below are some reactions.
A resident of Ketu, Lagos, who wishes to remain anonymous said: “Only local people eat snakes, it is a very disgusting animal. It’s just like asking me if i can eat a cat.”
A Facebook user recently posted some pictures of a man in Calabar, preparing snake meat, drawing various reactions ranging from disgust and shock to hilarity.
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