In the vibrant city of Obosi, Anambra State, the stage was set for intellectual brilliance as the Anambra State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee unfolded on the 16th and 17th of February 2024. This captivating event showcased the exceptional linguistic talents of the region’s spellbinding youth.

Outstanding Champions Emerge:

Junior Category:

  • Eneh Charles Onyedikachi of Dominican Sisters College, Abatete, Idemili North Local Government, Anambra State
  • Uzoma Evergreen Ofozoba of Marist Comprehensive College, Nteje, Oyi Local Government Area, Anambra State
  • Nwankwo Wisdom Chimdindu of St. Michael Boys Secondary School, Ozubulu
  • Olisah Success K of Gloryland Academy, Awada Obosi, Anambra State
  • Achebe Chizaram Christabel of Divine Rays British School

Senior Category:

  • Gift Jennifer O. Onah of Holy Rosary Girls College, Nsugbe
  • Okechukwu Joachim Chigozie of Divine Rays British School, Obosi

These extraordinary champions have emerged victorious in their respective categories, earning the esteemed opportunity to represent Anambra 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, Divine Rays British School, Obosi, for their gracious role in hosting the Anambra State competition. Their dedication, hospitality, and support significantly contributed to the success and impact of the Nigeria Spelling Bee, providing meals and gift items to hundreds of participants, further enriching the experience for all involved.

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!