The Ekiti State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee unfolded in the vibrant city of Ado Ekiti on January 25, 2023, showcasing the linguistic prowess of the region’s brightest spellers. The competition was intense, and the champions have emerged, earning the privilege to represent Ekiti at the National Finals.

Here are the outstanding champions who will be competing at the National Finals, vying for scholarships up to One Million Naira (Seniors) or Five Hundred Thousand Naira (Juniors) and also a chance to represent Nigeria at the African Spelling Bee.

Junior Champions:

  • Oguntoyinbo-Enitan of Saint Lawrence Metropolitan College
  • Oreyemi-Oshoba Ifedapo of Divine Touch International School, Ado-Ekiti
  • Olamidimeji Otunlana of Florence Court International School, Ado-Ekiti

Senior Champion:

  • Adesua Peace Fisayomi of Saint Lawrence Metropolitan College

These young spellers have demonstrated their linguistic finesse and are now set to compete on the national stage, with the potential to secure significant scholarships.

A heartfelt appreciation goes to the gracious host, Divine Touch International Schools, for hosting the Ekiti State level competition. Their support and dedication contribute immensely to the success and impact of the Nigeria Spelling Bee.

Congratulations to the champions, and best wishes as they advance to the National Finals! May their spelling journey continue to be filled with success and academic achievements.