The Nigeria Spelling Bee team was in Imo state for the Imo State Qualifier of the 2017/2018 season of the Nigeria Spelling Bee.

The competition which was conducted on the 21st day of October, 2017 saw the emergence of 4 spellers who will be representing Imo State at the South-East regional Competition.

These 4 outstanding spellers include:

  1. Chukwuebuka D. Anyadike (578) of Pearlville School, Owerri
  2. Emmanuel Nwogu (684) of PAC College Owerri
  3. Feechi M. Chinaecherem (576) of Pearlville School, Owerri
  4. Vanessa Okorochukwu (581) of Pearlville School, Owerri

This spellers did well in representing their schools and parents and will go on to compete along side other spellers from the South-East states for a chance to be National Finalists. National Champion wins N1,000,000 scholarship. N500,000 and N250,000 goes to the First and Second Runner-ups respectively.

Winners also represent Nigeria at the African Spelling Bee competition.

We say a big thank you to all participating schools, dedicated coaches and parents for enrolling and training these great spellers; and for their invaluable feedback.

Registration for other states is still on-going as the competition progresses. The competition calendar can be assessed HERE.

Special thanks to our host, Pearlville School Owerri for hosting this season’s Imo State qualifier.

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