Achimota, OWASS & PRESEC Set for NSMQ 2023 Grand Finale

On Thursday, October 19th, fans of the National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ) were treated to an exhilarating day of intense competition. With the highly anticipated 2023 finals just around the corner, the pressure was on for nine schools competing for the coveted title.

The atmosphere was electric as spectators eagerly awaited the outcome of three nail-biting contests. Each round brought with it a sense of anticipation and excitement, with the fate of each school hanging in the balance. It was a high-stakes showdown that had everyone on the edge of their seats, as the contestants showcased their knowledge and skill in an attempt to secure a spot in the finals.

The schools participating in the National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ) have already made a significant impact on its history, and their upcoming clash in the finals is anticipated to be nothing less than extraordinary.

Achimota School Qualifies with 41 Points

In the early morning, Achimota School, faced a tough challenge in a thrilling showdown against two formidable opponents, Wesley Girls and St Louis SHS. The clash, which took place on a Thursday morning, 19th of October 2023 was filled with intense moments and fierce competition. However, Achimota School proved their mettle and emerged victorious with an impressive and commanding 41 points.

Opoku Ware Qualifies with 38 Points

In the second phase of the day’s contest, Opoku Ware also faced a tough challenge as they went head-to-head with their Kumasi rivals, Prempeh College, and Pope John Seminary. This battle proved to be their most difficult one yet, with both teams displaying exceptional skills and determination.

However, in a historic victory, Opoku Ware managed to outshine their Kumasi counterparts for the first time ever and with a Form 1 student leading them to the victory. With a total of 38 points, they emerged victorious, surpassing their opponents by a mere two points.

Presec Legon Pushes To NSMQ Finals with 44 Points

The last semi-final contest showcased an intense competition between three worthy opponents: Presec Legon, Mfantsipim School, and Keta SHS. The clash was nothing short of nerve-wracking, as the teams displayed their knowledge and quick thinking in a grueling battle of wits. However, it was Presec who emerged victorious, securing their spot in the highly anticipated grand finale scheduled for Tuesday, October 31. Their unwavering determination and resilience throughout the match have propelled them closer to NSMQ glory, and they now stand on the brink of achieving their ultimate goal.

As the countdown to the 2023 NSMQ finals begins, anticipation and excitement fill the air. The tension among supporters is palpable as they eagerly speculate on who will emerge victorious in this fiercely contested competition. Will it be the illustrious Achimota School, the impressive seven-time champions, Presec-Legon, or will Opoku Ware, the determined two-time titleholders, rise to the occasion and make history once again?

I guess we can only wait and hope as only time will reveal the outcome of this highly anticipated showdown. I know the fans of the NSMQ can hardly contain their excitement as they eagerly await the grand finale, eager to witness the clash of these intellectual giants.

The 2023 National Science and Maths Quiz

The National Science and Maths Quiz is a highly anticipated event that showcases the incredible talents of young minds in Ghana. Produced by Primetime Limited and sponsored by the Ghana Education Service in partnership with Goil PLC, this competition has become a platform for students to demonstrate their knowledge and passion for science and mathematics.

With the support of A.T, Prudential Life Insurance Ghana, and Pepsodent, NSMQ has been able to reach new heights of excitement and prestige. Stay tuned for the grand finale on Tuesday, October 31, and get ready to witness the thrilling and unforgettable evening of intense competition and awe-inspiring displays of brilliance.