They have been marketed as healers of every known disease. A lot of Kenyans are on a diet of up to 5 quail eggs a day; eggs which they take raw.

Though their prices have dropped significantly over the last few weeks, it seems they are still exaggerated. One quail egg now costs between Sh20 and 70. That is still 5 or so times the cost of a chicken egg.

Anyway, someone thought the eggs could be useful to cure Manchester United’s bad season.

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