In the bustling city of Aba, the heart of Abia State, the Abia State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee took place on the 14th of February 2024, unveiling a spectacle of intellectual prowess and showcasing the extraordinary linguistic talents of the region’s spellbinding youth.

Exceptional Champions Emerge:

Junior Category:

  • Okwesili Obumneme Justin of Marist Brothers Juniorate, Uturu, Abia State
  • Ofuonye Oluebube Kelvin of Academic Planet Schools

Senior Category:

  • Akachukwu Okwesili of Marist Brothers Juniorate

These exceptional champions have emerged victorious in their respective categories, earning the esteemed opportunity to represent Abia at the National Finals. Their journey continues as they vie passionately for scholarships of up to One Million Naira (Seniors) or Five Hundred Thousand Naira (Juniors), and the esteemed honor of representing Nigeria at the African Spelling Bee.

The Nigeria Spelling Bee, a nationally recognized event endorsed by the Federal Ministry of Education in collaboration with the National Senior Secondary Education Commission (NSSEC), stands as a beacon of intellectual excellence. Champions from this event not only earn scholarships but also proudly carry the responsibility of representing Nigeria at international literary championships.

Special appreciation is extended to the host, Intellectual Giants Christian Academy in Aba, for their gracious role in hosting the Abia State competition. Their dedication and support significantly contribute to the success and impact of the Nigeria Spelling Bee.

As the captivating journey unfolds, stay tuned for more updates and achievements, as the 2024 Nigeria Spelling Bee continues to illuminate and inspire audiences nationwide!