The 2nd edition of the Zongo Inspiration Team's "Ayawaso Inter-school Quiz Competition began on the 5th of November 2018 at the Kathy Knowles Library.
A total of sixteen schools both Public and Private are contesting this year; four more than the number last year.
The Zongo Inspiration Team (ZIT) is a team of young professionals who have dedicated their time to offering mentorship, career guidance and counselling and changing the status quo of education delivery within Zongo communities. Members come from diverse professional backgrounds including Teachers, journalists, lawyers, doctors, accountants and entrepreneurs among others.
Interspersed with mentorship sessions during quiz round breaks, pupils get to ask daring questions, sing, recite poems or answer questions on any subjects and get rewarded for them.
ZIT, aside improving academic performances of students, ZIT seeks to nurture a sense of discipline, responsibility and leadership in young people.
Prizes for finalists include stationery, calculators and tablets.
Rabiu Maude: As their motto suggests.."let's inspire the next generation "... ZIT is inspiring many young people within the communities.
The contest moves into the semifinals today, November 12, 2018 ahead of the grand finale on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Kathy Knowles Library.