In the vibrant city of Ibadan, the Oyo State Qualifiers of the Nigeria Spelling Bee cast their spelling prowess on display on the 29th of January 2024, bringing together young minds to showcase their linguistic mights in a spirited competition.

Exceptional Champions Emerge:

Junior Category:

  • Adeleke Elizabeth Ayooluwa of Top Rank Intellectual Academy College
  • Apalara Aisha Taiwo of The Selected Preparatory Career College
  • Olukanni Iremide Folashade of Big Apple College, New Akala Express Road, Oyo State

Senior Category:

  • Abioye Muhammad Adewale of The Selected Preparatory Career College

These outstanding champions have triumphed in their respective categories and secured their places to represent Oyo at the National Finals. As they advance, they’ll compete fervently for Prizes of up to One Million Naira (Seniors) or Five Hundred Thousand Naira (Juniors) scholarships and a chance 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 proudly shoulder the responsibility of representing Nigeria at international literary championships.

A heartfelt appreciation is extended to the host, The Selected Preparatory Career College in Ibadan, for their gracious role in hosting the Oyo State competition. Their commitment and support significantly contribute to the success and impact of the Nigeria Spelling Bee.

As the spellbinding journey continues, stay tuned for more updates and achievements, as the 2024 Nigeria Spelling Bee paints its narrative of brilliance and linguistic excellence across the nation!