In the vibrant town of Gboko, Benue State, the spirit of intellectual brilliance illuminated the air as the Benue State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee unfolded on the 7th of March 2024. This thrilling event showcased the exceptional linguistic talents of the region’s spellbinding youth.

Champions of Brilliance:

Junior Category:

  • Bosua Sechivir-Ter Favour of Princess Adega International College, Gboko

Senior Category:

  • Nwobodo Joshua Chimeremeze of Calvary Arrows College, Gboko

These remarkable champions have emerged victorious in their respective categories, earning the esteemed opportunity to represent Benue 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, Princess Adeja International College, Gboko, Benue, for their gracious role in hosting the Benue 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!