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NSMQ: Prempeh College Crowned Champions Of 2021 Edition

The excitement of the National Science and Maths Quiz for 2021 was climaxed today 26th November 2021 at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Kumasi. Prempeh College was crowned the new 2021 Champions. They beat Presec Legon and Keta SHTS to win the 2021 NMSQ.

At today, Friday 26th November 2021, Presbyterian Senior High (Legon Presec) , Prempeh College and Keta SHTS contested in the finals for the bragging rights. The rights are now for Prempeh College, the Ashanti Region boys SHS.

At the first round Presbyterian Boys led with 19 points followed by Prempeh College with 16 points and Keta followed closely with 15 points.

Presec Legon extended their lead to 26 points , Prempeh College accumulated 21 points and Keta SHTS unfortunately dropped two points and had 13 points.

During the "problem of the day" called round three, there was a controversy, Prempeh College unfortunately locked their screen and was given an extra 15seconds. They had a perfect score of 10 putting them to 31 points. Presbyterian Boys had 7 points putting them to 33 points and Keta SHTS also had 7 accelerating them to 20 points.

Before the fourth round began, Keta SHTS substituted their female contestant, Francisca Lamani and Presec Legon also substituted Henry Otomfuo. At the end of the round fourth round Prempeh College took the lead with 47 points followed closely by Presec with 46 points and Keta SHTS had 27 points.

At the fifth round Prempeh College established it's supremacy, obtaining massively 53 points to win the ultimate NSMQ trophy. Presec Legon had 49 points and Keta SHTS ended with 27 points.

The NSMQ started on 26th October and ended today 26th November 2021.The Fabolous competition started with 146 (One hundred and forty six schools) schools. It was narrowed down to 81 schools till it came to 9 schools and finally three schools.

Before making it to the grand finale, Presec Legon, the 6 time champions and reigning champions of 2020 outclassed St. Peter’s SHS and Chemu SHS.

Prempeh College the four times champions also secured their qualification by beating their great rivals, Opoku Ware School and KNUST SHS on Tuesday 23rd November 2021.

Keta Senior High Technical School also flawed Wesley Girls and Tamale Senior High to make it into the finals.

The quiz sponsored by Prime time and showcased on JoyPrime, a multimedia telecommunication company began.

The objective of the National Science & Maths Quiz is to promote the study of the sciences and mathematics, help students develop quick thinking and a probing and scientific mind about the everyday world around them, while fostering healthy academic rivalry among senior high schools.

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