State High School Alimoso wins Rauf Aregbesola Quiz Competition
The State Senior High School Alimoso has emerged winner of the 5th annual Rauf Aregbesola Quiz competition organised for public and private secondary schools in Alimoso Federal Constituency.
State Senior High School emerged winner of the competition with 75 points ahead of Mordiyah College which came second with 70 points and Blissful Tower which came third with 65 points.
The competition organised by the National Council of Muslim Youth Organisations (NACOMYO) and sponsored by the Governor of Osun State, Engineer Rauf Aregbesola, was held at the weekend among 12 secondary schools which scaled through the preliminaries held across two venues in the constituency.
The energy sapping competition spanned five and half hours featured test in English Language, Mathematics, Literature in English, Physics, Chemistry, Commerce, Government, Islamic Studies, Biology and Economics.
Incidentally, State Senior High School is the defending champion, having won the 2017 edition.
The school was represented at the competition by Wahab Idris and Udo Wisdom. The supporting cast was provided by Mbah Uchechukwu, Ikponwen Daniel, Abdul Waheed Idris and Agoro Adam.
The students expressed appreciation to the organisers and the sponsor of the programme.
Speaking on behalf of the organisers, Alhaji Olaaje Yaqub, commended the Osun State governor for his dedication to scholarship which motivated the sponsorship of the quiz competition.
He also expressed hope that more schools will take part in the sixth edition coming up next year.