YELF INTER-CENTER SPELLING BEE COMPETITION
The Yasmin El-Rufai Foundation held her first Inter-Centre Spelling Bee on the 8th of November, 2018 at Creativity Court, Ungwan Dosa, Kaduna.
The competition was between the four centers of the Women Literacy Program (WLP) of the foundation, namely: Rafin Guza, Ungwan Television, Rigasa and Ungwan Sanusi. The competition started by 10.00am and ended at 3:30pm.
In attendance were all the beneficiaries of the program, community leaders from the respective districts, the CEO of the foundation, Hadiza Isma El-Rufai, and other dignitaries.
The proceedings of the competition started with an opening prayer by the community leader of the Ungwan Television center, after which the CEO gave her opening remarks.
After three rounds of keen competitiveness, the Ungwan Sanusi center emerged as the overall winner. The Rafin Guza center came in second, with Ungwan Television and Rigasa in third and fourth positions respectively. Prizes were awarded to the first two centers. Consolation prizes were given to the others.
Speeches were made to encourage the WLP beneficiaries to work harder in order to improve their spoken and written English.