The “Pride of the Sahel” -Yobe State- has produced its Best State Spellers at the Nigeria Spelling Bee Yobe State Level contest.
The competition was conducted on the 21st of March 2022 at the Nigerian Tulip International Colleges (NTIC) Yobe which played host to the statewide contest.
At the conclusion of the day’s contest, Ahmad Mala Kachalla of Nigerian Tulip International College Yobe emerged as the Best Junior Speller. At the same time, Fatima Ali Abubakar of Nigerian Tulip International College Yobe clinched the Best Senior Speller slot.
These spellers will progress to represent the state at the National Finals of the Nigeria Spelling Bee slated for the 3rd-7th of August 2022 at Divine Rays British Schools Obosi-Onitsha, where they stand a chance to win up to N1,000,000 / N500,000 scholarships for Senior and Junior categories respectively.
National Finalists also have an opportunity to represent Nigeria at the African Spelling Bee continental competition in Malawi.
Other runners-up at the event include:
Al-Hassan Muhammad Kanor of Nigerian Tulip International College Yobe
Amir Ahmed Babanchi of Nigerian Tulip International College Yobe
Zainab Suleiman Umar of Nigerian Tulip International College Yobe
We want to appreciate all parents, coaches and schools who availed themselves to make the contest a memorable one for the spellers.
Our most profound appreciation also goes to the host school, Nigerian Tulip International College Yobe
See www.NigeriaSpellingBee.com/calendar for a list of events upcoming this season in states across Nigeria.