Eight-year old Miss Chinagozim Ozumba, a primary three pupil of Amamife Basic School, Awka, has won a set of educational materials from the Anambra Broadcasting Service, ABS, following her success in the Radio Spelling Bee competition organised by the station on Saturday, August 15.
While handing over the materials to little Miss Chinagozim, who was accompanied by her mother, Mrs Eucharia Ozumba, the Managing Director and CEO of ABS, Mr Uche Nworah, praised her for her brilliance and encouraged her to work hard in order to achieve her ambition of becoming a medical director.
He enjoined other parents to encourage their children to participate in the station’s Spelling Bee programme which comes up every Saturday by 11am on ABS 1 FM 88.5.
Executive Assistant to Governor Obiano, Ejike Anyaduba, State Treasurer of the Nigerian Union of Journalists and state Bureau Chief of Nigerian Pilot newspaper, as well as a popular blogger, Emeka Odogwu Emeka, who witnessed the prize presentation, advised students to be wary of the dangers of mobile text and chat languages that are becoming popular among the youth as it could impact on their formal writing skills.
They lauded ABS for introducing the Spelling Bee competition, saying it would improve the language and spelling skills of students.

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