NSMQ2019: KETASCO ‘dumps’ Chemu and Oti Boateng SHS to represent Volta at the Semis

Keta Senior High School (KETASCO) has eliminated Chemu SHS and Oti Boateng SHS at the quarterfinal stage of the 2019 ongoing National Science and Maths Quiz Competition.

The Dzolalians put up an impressive performance on Saturday morning to join Wesley Girls SHS, Adisadel College and Tepa Senior High School at the Semi Finals.

Representing the Volta Region, Ketasco, is expected to put up a more convincing performance at the Semi Finals to win the ultimate trophy.

In KETASCO’s NSMQ history, the school has secured a third consecutive appearance at the semifinal Stage.

Chemu, who has until this point had a wonderful campaign were tipped to win the contest but their woes which started from a slow round one continued throughout the contest.

For Oti Boateng SHS, their over 70 points in the qualifiers sent shivers down the spine of their challengers and the Eastern Region school kept that name going until now.

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They gave Ketasco a run for their money but only until the penultimate round.

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Ketasco shattered the game in the last round by picking three of four riddles to progress and keep the hope of a Volta Region-based school winning the 26-year-old competition alive.

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At the end of the contest, the final scores were:

Keta SHTS: 47pts
Oti Boateng SHS: 28pts
Chemu SHS: 24pts

Source : EducationGhana.net

 


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Ellis Ferdinand is a Journalist, Blogger and Founder of Ellis Multimedia, a parent company of EducationGhana.org, an Online Education News Blog, PoliticsGhana.com and GhanaNaija.net. Ellis Ferdinand is a Graduate of Accra College of Education and the University of Cape Coast, where he obtained a Diploma In Basic Education and a Bachelor of Education in Accounting. He is currently Reading his Master of Philosophy in Curriculum and Pedagogic Studies at the University of Education, Winneba in Ghana. Ellis Ferdinand won Blogger of the Year at the 2018 National Students’ Awards and was also adjudged 14th Best Ghanain Blogger in 2018 among the Top 50 Ghanaian Bloggers of 2018. He introduced the Concept of Education Blogging in Ghana in 2014 with his famous blog EducationGhana.net. now EducationGhana.org His Blog won Best Media Promoting Education in 2017, 2018 and 2019 respectively, an Award organized by Neogenics Education Consult. In 2019, He adjudged the Most Promising West African Blogger of the Year in Nigeria. He won Writer of the Year at the 2021 EDUCOM AWARDS

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