Removing snails from shells


The Centenary Project

The Centenary Project
Lagos, Nigeria

Preparation of snails for cooking. A chef pulling out snail from broken shell. Snails are commonly bred in Nigeria. There are a good number of snail farms all over the country where the snails are bred for a number of months until they grow into different sizes. The size determines the price.


  • Title: Removing snails from shells
  • Date Created: 2019
  • Location Created: Ajah, Lagos
  • Region: South-west
  • Ethnic Group: Yoruba

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