Chef Godwin Ihentuge Is Working to Bring African Cuisine to the New Center with His Restaurant Yum Village

Chef Ihentuge is talking his successful African Cuisine food truck to a brick and mortar restaurant. His Kickstarter Campaign is underway to bring Yum Village to fruition.

Chef Godwin Ihentuge talks with WDET’s Ann Delisi and Mabel Gray Executive Chef James Rigato about African Cuisine, the menu for Yum Village and his plan to pay his employees a living wage. His Yum Village Kickstarter Campaign will set him and his employees up for success.


  • Ann Delisi
    Ann Delisi hosts Essential Music, the Essential Conversations podcast series and the Essential Cooking broadcast and podcast. Born and raised in the Motor City, Ann is a broadcaster, interviewer, producer, music host, storyteller and proud Detroiter.