Spelling Bee Competition Nationwide

Nile University of Nigeria is hosting the National Grand Finale of the Nigerian Spelling Bee competition on 1st July, 2017.

The event features representatives from Nigeria’s six regions (South-West, South-South, South-East, North-Central, North-West and North-East), in what promises to be a spectacular face-off. The top three positions will be awarded N1,000,000, N500,000, and N250,000 respectively, in scholarships.

In addition to the scholarship award, the six top spellers will have the opportunity to represent Nigeria at the 2017 African Spelling Bee competition in Mombassa, Kenya.

Below is the list of participants in the July 1st grand finale:

  1. Aanuoluwa Bamikole
  2. Abdullah Umar Dokaji
  3. Abigail Jada
  4. Adachi Chindah C. C.
  5. Adeyemo Iseoluwa S.
  6. Aisha Nana Mahmood
  7. Alexa Idusuyi X.
  8. Alkasim Muhammad
  9. Anastasia Dimezie C.
  10. Anita Okachi Chingarum
  11. Benebo Nchege I.
  12. Chiamaka Nwokedi- Albert
  13. Elizabeth Chris
  14. Eniola Akinola A.
  15. Ephraim Edokpa E.
  16. Esther Falade O.
  17. Esther Uwadione Esoesa
  18. Faruq Bello Hussain
  19. Honour Akinmusire A.
  20. Ijagbemi Tomisin
  21. Jane Nwachukwu C.
  22. Jeremiah Nnaemeka C.
  23. Jesse Azaino O.
  24. Joy Chima-Edward
  25. Kehinde Elegbede O.
  26. Kingsley Ukonne O.
  27. Magdalene Ndubuisi U.
  28. Mmesoma Anyaeche C.
  29. Sheriff Muhammad O.
  30. Temple Ekeleme
  31. Uyota Omohwovo V.