The Back to School Quiz Competition organized by Luv Fm came to a victorious end for the “Botwes” as they clung to the ultimate title of the maiden edition. The finals of the competition saw representatives of Prempeh College, Yaa Asantewaa Girls, and Mfantsipim School go head-on for the trophy and the prestige of holding the bragging rights as the best old student group.
Mfanstipim School represented by Ernest Mills from the 2005 batch topped the competition with a total of 57 points as Prempeh College’s Samuel Yeboah Larbi from the 2005 batch grabbed 52 points to place second. Yaa Asantewaa Girls, represented by Salomey Manu from the 2007 batch, had 43 points to place third.
The Back to School Quiz started on an interesting note as competitors were taken aback in answering questions from Senior High School curriculum in Social Studies, English, Science and Mathematics.
The allied schools ‘AmanAdehyie’ were beaten to the game by Mfantsipim though they were poised for victory. The competition started off from the semi-final with pairing of Oguaa, Kumerica All Gents, and Kumerica All Ladies.
Mfantsipim beat Adisadel College and St. Augustine College in the Oguaa battle. Prempeh College laid off Opoku Ware School and Kumasi High School in the Kumerica All Gents Battle. Yaa Asantewaa Girls also topped St. Monica’s Girls and T.I. Ahmadiyya in the Kumerica All Ladies battle to reach the finals.
The winner, Ernest Mills of Mfantsipim got the Back to School Quiz Champions Trophy and a certificate of participation as well as some assorted prices from sponsors.
The runners-up also got certificates and other prices. The event was organized by Luv Fm in collaboration with Plan B Studios with support from Alpha and Omega Publications.
The finals came off at the Christian Service University on Saturday, November 28, 2020.