Saturday 22 September, 2018

Nicki Minaj to open Trini restaurant

Nicki Minaj is looking to open a Trini restaurant and is asking fans for suggestions on the best location in New York.

Minaj, real name Onika Maraj, took to Twitter to ask where she should open the restaurant. 

Fans responded with suggestions of Brooklyn, the Bronx and Queens where the rapper grew up. 

The post has over 15,000 likes.

Minaj who was born in St James, Trinidad, migrated to the US at the age of five.

Minaj didn't release any details about her restaurant but it will join a growing number of popular eating establishments promoting T&T cuisine. 

Among them are: Ali's Roti shop in Brooklyn and Pearl's Bake and Shark in Williamsburg owned by Trinidadians Fallon Seymour, Darrius Marcellin, Troy Gordon and Chris “Jillionaire” Leacock of Major Lazer fame.