In the bustling city of Warri, Delta State, the stage was ablaze with intellectual fervor as the Delta State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee unfolded on the 28th of February 2024. This exhilarating event showcased the exceptional linguistic talents of the region’s spellbinding youth.

Shining Champions Take the Stage:

Junior Category:

  • Obite Valerie Oghenemaro of Shamar Secondary School, Warri, Delta State
  • Ajala Obanioluwa of Shamar School, Warri, Delta State

Senior Category:

  • Beniku Ejebe Ogagaoghene Hananel of Shamar Secondary School, Warri, Delta State
  • Ogberaha Emozino Troy of Bunmi Schools, Warri, Delta State

These shining champions have emerged victorious in their respective categories, earning the esteemed opportunity to represent Delta 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, Shamar School, Warri, Delta State, for their gracious role in hosting the Delta 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!