In the vibrant city of Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee took place on the 9th of February 2024, illuminating the path of intellectual brilliance and showcasing the exceptional linguistic talents of the region’s spellbinding youth.
Radiant Champions Illuminate the Stage:
- Okechukwu Chimeerem Benedict of Federal Government College, Okposi
- Chikaima B. Ogbuzuru of Everlasting Schools, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State
- Ewa Favour Ijeoma of King David Gifted Academy, Ochudo Centenary City, Abakaliki
These remarkable champions have emerged victorious in their respective categories, earning the esteemed opportunity to represent Ebonyi 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, Chosen International Secondary School in Abakaliki, for their gracious role in hosting the Ebonyi State competition. Their dedication and support significantly contribute 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!