Thursday, 3 August 2017

Gabriel Awhopuye Emerges winner Dr. Linda Ayade Essay and Quiz Competition

The Finals of Dr. Linda Ayade Essay and Quiz Competition held on Wednesday, 26th July 2017 with the trio of Gabriel Awhopuye Inyang,  Eniang  Eniang and Osim Samuel clinching the prizes. The event which was witnessed by Dr. Ayade took place at the Conference Room of the Office of the Wife of the Governor.
 The Dr. Linda Ayade Essay and Quiz Competition which is an initiative of Mediatrix Development Foundation is aimed at encouraging learning and promoting leadership amongst pupils and students in Cross River State public schools.

 The competition which started with over 500 participants drawn from the 18 LGAs is only part of a bigger literary package which will also feature Spelling Bees, Drama and others.

Speaking on behalf of other winners, Master Gabriel Awhopuye thanked the Wife of the Governor for the opportunity and pleaded that more opportunities come up.
 Speaking on behalf of the parents, Hon Chief Eniang Umo appreciated the wife of the Governor for the initiative while hoping that sports and other arts would also be introduced. He lauded the transparency of the team that organized the event which ensured that outstanding children were identified and given the opportunity for recognition.

See Pictures below:

By Didi Etta
for Mediatrix