In the picturesque city of Yenagoa, the capital of Bayelsa State, the stage was set for an inspiring display of intellectual prowess as the Bayelsa State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee unfolded on the 29th of February 2024. This thrilling event showcased the exceptional linguistic talents of the region’s spellbinding youth.

Bright Champions Take the Spotlight:

Junior Category:

Iwe Victory of New Total Child Academy, Yenagoa
Meme Anwuli Joanna Eseoghene of Jacob Beredugo International School
Uche-Ajunwa Elyon of Deeper Life High School

Senior Category:

Inko Sodana Precious of Tare Pet Montessori Group of School

These bright champions have emerged victorious in their respective categories, earning the esteemed opportunity to represent Bayelsa 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, New Total Child Academy, Yenagoa, for their gracious role in hosting the Bayelsa State competition. Their dedication and support significantly contributed 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!