In the ancient city of Osogbo, the Osun State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee unfolded on the 27th of January 2024, creating an atmosphere of intellectual fervor and showcasing the remarkable linguistic abilities of the state’s young spellers.

Outstanding Champions Take Center Stage:

Junior Category:

  • Akinyemi Oluwagbomi Abigail of Deeper Life High School, Osogbo Campus
  • Adebayo Aisha Adesire of Phoebestar Royalty Schools

Senior Category:

  • Olanrewaju Akinlade G. of Divine Grace High School, Ilesa, Osun State

These exceptional champions have secured their places to represent Osun at the National Finals, competing fervently for scholarships of up to One Million Naira (Seniors) or Five Hundred Thousand Naira (Juniors). Additionally, they stand on the 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), stands as a testament to intellectual excellence. Champions from this event not only earn scholarships but also bear the proud responsibility of representing Nigeria at international literary championships.

A special acknowledgment is extended to the host, Phoebestar Royalty Schools, situated on School Avenue, Rinsayo Area, Off Ring Road, Osogbo, Osun State, for their gracious role in hosting the Osun State competition. Their support is invaluable, contributing significantly to the success and impact of the Nigeria Spelling Bee.

As the captivating journey continues, stay tuned for more updates and achievements, as the 2024 Nigeria Spelling Bee weaves its spellbinding narrative across the nation!