NNPC Yearly Quiz Competition Kicks off at Grassroots, State Levels (Scroll Down to Download Past Questions)
The schedule of competitive events that would culminate in the grand finale of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) 2018 National Science Quiz competition has been released.
A statement by Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division of NNPC, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, said the year’s grassroots segment of the competition, comprising participation at local government and state levels, would hold Wednesday June 13 and Thursday June 21 in all local government headquarters and state capitals respectively.
It gave timelines for zonal competitions that would culminate in the National Finals/Grand Finale scheduled for September 24 and 25 in Abuja as follows: South-South Zone, Monday July 2, in Asaba; South-East Zone, Wednesday July 4, Awka; South-West Zone, Friday July 6, Ibadan; North-Central Zone, Monday July 9, Ilorin; North-West Zone, Wednesday July 11, Kaduna and North-East Zone, Friday July 13, Gombe.
Typically, a winner emerges in each of the states, who would in turn, square up with their counterparts at the zonal level in September. Winners at this level of the competition would converge on Abuja for the grand finale.
SS2 and SS3 Science Students in all public and private secondary schools in Nigeria.
4-Stage competition from preliminary to National Finals
i. Grassroots Level – 774 Local Government Areas of the Country.
ii. State Level – 36 States plus the Federal Capital Territory
iii. Zonal Level – 6 Geo-Political Zones
iv. National Level – Grand finale at NNPC Corporate HQ, Abuja