The Bayelsa State Level Qualifier of the 2023 Season of the Nigeria Spelling Bee was conducted on the 11th of May 2023.

After multiple rounds of the competition, these spellers emerged as the best spellers in the state and will represent the state at the National Finals.

Junior Category Best Speller:

Opuene Michelle of New Total Child Academy

1st Runner-Up:

Uche Adunwa Elyon of Deeper Life High School Yenegoa Campus

Senior Category:

Sam-Dede Emmanuella of New Total Child Academy

These spellers will progress to represent the state at the National Finals of the Nigeria Spelling Bee slated for the 26th – 29th July of July 2023 at Deeper Life High Schools, Port Harcourt, where they stand a chance to win up to N1,000,000 / N500,000 scholarships for Senior and Junior categories respectively among other prizes.

National Finalists also have an opportunity to represent Nigeria at the African Spelling Bee continental competition in Ethiopia in November 2023.

We want to thank all parents, coaches and schools who availed themselves to make the contest a memorable one for the spellers.

Our most profound appreciation also goes to the host school, New Total Child Academy Yenagoa

See for a list of events upcoming this season in states across Nigeria.