Chad has numerous languages with over 120 in fact, the official languages in Chad are Arabic and French. باذنجان (eggplant in Arabic and aubergine in French) Ragoût de Aubergine is a time-honored Chadian recipe using eggplants cooked with okra and peanut butter.
1 eggplant cubed
2 cups fresh okra, chopped
10 plum tomatoes, chopped
1 large green pepper chopped
2 tablespoons smooth peanut butter
Salt, black pepper and cayenne pepper to taste
Water to cover
Add all ingredients to a large pot except peanut butter and tomatoes. Bring to a boil, reduce to a simmer and cook for half an hour, or until the vegetables are tender. Mix peanut butter until a smooth sauce forms. Add tomatoes and simmer for 10 minutes longer. Serve with white or brown rice or with boiled green plantains.