​​​Chiamaka Onuh Again Emerges Winner of NSE Essay Competition​

Monday, December 8, ​2014
2014essaywinner1.jpgMiss Chiamaka Sophie Onuh, a student of Nikkyt High School, Aba, Abia State, has again emerged winner of the 2014 edition of the NSE Essay Competition for Senior Secondary Schools in Nigeria, same feat she achieved in the 2012 edition of the competition. She clinched the first position at the award ceremony, held at the Civic Centre on Monday, December 8, 2014, ahead of over 1,700 participants across the country, winning N400,000 scholarship fund for university education, N300,000 equity investment and a tablet.

Blessing Mbilite Ejike of Beth Roots Model Secondary School, Onitsha, Anambra State and Prince Dan Onmonya of Mount Saint Gabriel Secondary School, Makurdi, Benue State, emerged 1st runner-up and 2nd runner-up respectively.

Speaking at the event, the CEO of The Nigerian Stock Exchange, Mr. Oscar N. Onyema, OON, explained that the initiative was not only to test the aptitude and knowledge of the students but has become a mechanism for boosting financial inclusion in Nigeria by enhancing investor education and financial literacy. "I am particularly elated that we are privileged to champion this value-adding programme targeted at promoting sound financial literacy amongst our youths​," he said.

The keynote speaker, Mr. Tonye Cole, CEO, Sahara Group, urged the participants to imbibe good values, integrity and keep relationship built along the way.

The Table below presents the list of the top ten winners of the 2014 NSE Essay Competition.​

PositionName School 
1Onuh Chiamaka Sophie Nikkyt High School, Aba 
2Ejike Blessing Mbilite Beth Roots Model Secondary​ School, Onitsha 
3Onmonya Prince DanMount Saint Gabriel, Secondary School, makurdi, Benue
4Okoro  Emmanuel Chimdirim Prizemate Model Academy 
5Archibong Idongesit Eteyen Topfaith Internation Secondary School, Akwa Ibom 
6Akpara Stella Onyekachi Topfaith Internation Secondary School, Akwa Ibom 
7Azubuike Andrea Nneoma Topfaith Internation Secondary School, Akwa Ibom 
8Nwalozie Nkwachukwu IheukwumereGreensprings School, Lekki, Lagos
9Edet Edidiong Christopher Topfaith Internation Secondary School, Akwa Ibom 
10Eleke Augustine Chidiebere Prizemate Model Academy , Aba