Olawummi Bayode, a Nigerian has set a new Guinness Record in the ‘longest Marathon Reading Aloud’ category beating the previous record set by Nepali Deepak Sharma Bajagain who read for 113hr, 15mins in 2008.
Bayode began reading by 1:30pm on Monday, February 26, 2018 and ended in 3:30pm on Saturday.
He announced the record on his Facebook page saying:
“Hello everyone, something just
happened right now! My name
Is Bayode Treasure Olawummi-
I have just finished reading aloud
for 120hrs non-stop”