In the dynamic city of Lekki, the Lagos State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee took place on the 2nd of February 2024, igniting an atmosphere of intellectual fervor and showcasing the extraordinary linguistic talents of the region’s spellbinding youth.

Dazzling Champions Take the Spotlight:

Junior Category:

  • Glory Gabriella Ayegba of Redemption Gate Secondary School, Agege, Lagos .
  • Oladipo Toluwanimi of Honeyland College, Lekki
  • Charles Fiyinfoluwa Lawal of New Hall International School, Chevy View, Lekki, Lagos

Senior Category:

  • Adeoti Anna of Kismet Pillars International College

These exceptional champions have secured their places to represent Lagos at the National Finals. Their journey continues as they compete fervently for scholarships of up to One Million Naira (Seniors) or Five Hundred Thousand Naira (Juniors), and the prestigious opportunity to represent 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), serves as a beacon of intellectual excellence. Champions from this event not only earn scholarships but also proudly bear the responsibility of representing Nigeria at international literary championships.

Special acknowledgment is extended to the host, New Hall International School in Lekki, for their gracious role in hosting the Lagos State competition. Their dedication and support significantly contribute to the success and impact of the Nigeria Spelling Bee.

As the enthralling journey continues, stay tuned for more updates and achievements, as the 2024 Nigeria Spelling Bee continues to dazzle and inspire audiences nationwide!