THE 30 WINNERS OF FIRST STAGE OF THE DR OVIE UGHWANOGHO ANNUAL URHOBO CHALLENGE, 2017 ACROSS 9 LGAs!
I PRESENT TO YOU THE 30 WINNERS OF FIRST STAGE OF THE DR OVIE UGHWANOGHO ANNUAL URHOBO CHALLENGE, 2017 ACROSS 9 LGAs!
Sapele, Uvwie, Okpe Federal Constituency( represented by 40 Secondary Schools, 78 challengers). Venue: Urhobo College, Effurun. Bellow are the Best 10 in this region in order of performance(1st to 10th):
(1)Edafeyirhaye Samson- Baptist High School, Orerokpe(Okpe LGA)
(2) Alfred Witty Ejiro- Essi College 1, Warri(Warri South LGA)
(3)Iboyi Oyovwike Comfort- Nehimiah International School, Okuokoko(Okpe LGA);
(4)Mathew Okeoghene Destiny- Aghalokpe Mixed Sec. sch, Agholakpe(Okpe LGA)
(5)Akpomedaye Miracle- Nehemiah International Sch, Okuokoko (Okpe);
(6)Akegor Emmanuel- Eradajayi Sec. Sch, Adagbrasa(Okpe LGA)
(7)Etaredaferua Oghenefejiro Joy- Aghalokpe Mixed Sec. Sch, Aghalokpe (Okpe LGA)
(8)Onorho Onome Immaculate- Baptist High School, Orerokpe (Okpe LGA)
(9) Okoro Blessing- Orerokpe Sec. Sch, Orerokpe( Okpe LGA)
(10) Irikefe Oghenefega- Alegbo Secm Sch, Effurun,(Uvwie LGA)
UDU-UGHELLI FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY( represented by 80 Schools, 148 Challengers). Venue: Unity School Agbaroh: Bellow are the best 10:
(1) Oghenenyoreme Akpeweoghene- Arhavwarien Girls Sec. Sch (Ughelli South LGA)
(2)Akposheri Divine- Transcorp Staff Sch. Ltd (Ughelli South LGA);
(3)Gbidin Esther- Otujeremi Sec. Sch( Ughelli South LGA);
(4)Ovwe Lejeria Prosper- Owhode Mixed Sec.Sch, Owhode(UDU LGA)
(5) Ogomugoro D. Destiny- De -Bride Model Sch(Udu LGA);
(6) Ubor Kesiena Sarah- Ekiugbo Girls Sec. Sch.(Ughelli North LGA);
(7) Esajini Queen- Ovwor Mixed Sec. Sch. Ovwor-Olomu(Ughelli South LGA);
(8)Solomon O. Sammuel – Ubogo Sec. Sch, Ubogo(UDU LGA);
(9) Michael O. Amos- Egbo Grammar Sch. Egbo Urhurie(Ughelli South LGA);
(10) Okpako Confidence – Okpare Girls Sec.Sch, Okpare-olomu (Ughelli South).
Ethiope Federal Constituency( Comprising Ethiope East and West represented by 44 Schools, 81 Challengers). Venue: Eku Girls Secondary School,Eku:
Bellow are the Best 10:
(1) Akpomudjere Queen – Kokori Girls Secondary School, Kokori (Ethiope East LGA)
(2) Otuaga Maria Ogheneruno – DELSU Secondary School, Abraka (Ethiope East LGA)
(3) Odiri Favour – Okpara Boys Secondary School, Okpara Inland (Ethiope East LGA)
(4) Orhomemiepha Jennifer – Agbon College Secondary School, Okpara Inland (Ethiope East LGA)
(5) Akpobasaha Ogheneruemu Stephanie – DELSU Secondary School, Abraka (Ethiope East LGA)
(6) Omonigho Raphael – Erho Secondary School, Erho (Ethiope East LGA)
(7) Okabure Joy – Okpara Mixed Secondary School, Okpara Waterside (Ethiope East LGA);
8. Ejenakevwe Ovovwero – Ibruvwe Secondary School, Samagidi (Ethiope East LGA);
(9) Amori D. L Ojakre – Mosogar Secondary School, Mosogar (Ethiope West LGA);
(10) Onoriode Learn – Okpara Mixed Secondary School, Okpara Waterside (Ethiope East LGA).
The Examiners were from Delsu Languages and Linguistics(Urhobo Option) department.
The Process was very transparent as there were press men on ground, reps from Ministry of Basic and Primary Education, Chief Inspectors of Education from various LGAs as well as independent observers and teachers from various competing schools were present to monitor the whole process of which all parties scored process very high!
The above 30 Best Challengers from these 3 regions would meet on the 5th of August for the 2nd round of the Challenge which is slated to hold at Wiltrice Hotel, Ughelli on the 5th of August, 2017.
Finally, I seize this medium to specially salute the indefatigable UPYA TEAM members, DELSU Lecturers, QUEST FM and TV, The commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education and of course you, our friend, fans, family members for your support, promotion, criticism and solidarity so far! God bless you all!
History will not forgive me if I fail to thank again and again, the man who gave us a place to stand on this ride, Dr Ovie Ughwanogho, the proud sponsor of this worthy course and developer of his prostrate father’s land, our true honourable and passionate Urhobo! God bless you more and more Sir!
To all the schools who participated but could not make it through this first round, may God bless you all, enlarge your coast and give you grace to win in subsequent editions of the Challenge or other of our empowerment programs! We love you all!! God Bless you all !
UPYA TEAM Leader!