This is one of the most popular street foods in Nigeria, and some other countries in Western African. Suya is basically slices of boneless meat coated with a spicy blend of ground peanut, ground ginger, salt, ground chili and bullion cubes. The meat is skewered, rolled in the peanut spice mix and roasted until well done. Beef, chicken, lamb or mutton can be used to prepare Nigerian suya.
The meat is usually cut against the grain into thin slices for a faster and even cooking, looped onto the skewers, brushed with vegetable oil, rolled in the suya spice and grilled in a preheated oven until perfectly done. Suya is usually served with slices of onions, fresh tomatoes, cucumber or lettucea