Alhudahuda College Zaria, has emerged winner of the 7th edition of the Kaduna International Trade Fair quiz competition.
Alhudahuda, represented by Aliyu Muhammad and Nurudeen Muhammad emerged the first position at the Kaduna International Trade and Investment Centre, with 150 points on aggregate.
Nigeria Tulip International School came second with 144 points, Government Secondary School Kawo took the third position, leaving Brain Trust International School in the 4th.
Over 15 senior secondary schools participated in the preliminary written test that saw the above four best performing schools into the final quiz contest.
Exclusively a science quiz, the final strife done in two rounds fielded eight subjects including Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Computer Sciences, English Language and Current Affairs.
Speaking at the event, Kaduna State Commissioner for Education, Mr. Ja’afaru Sani, urged the students to take advantage of the programme as a veritable platform to test their ability to compete.
He assured the students of government’s concern about their education and urged them to make the state proud by performing excellently in their academic works. Sani also advised the female amongst them not to give in to any pressure that tries to make them lose interest in education, stressing that with their excellent academic performance, such pressure would be suppressed.
The Kaduna International Trade Fair quiz competition is one of the flagship events featured annually at the trade fair to encourage the participants to have the spirit of competition in their academic pursuit.