The winners of the just ended 2021 edition of the National Science and Maths Quiz, Prempeh (NSMQ) College paid a courtesy call on the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II to present to him their trophy and to pay respect to him as the overlord of the Ashanti Kingdom.
Prempeh College’s win means this is their fifth title since their since the inception of the competition in 1993 where they won the maiden competition. They had to face off stiff competition from six time winners, Presbyterian Boys Senior School (PRESEC) and first time finalist Keta Senior High School (KETASCO)
Prempeh College for their victory in the competition were awarded GHC80,000 for coming in first and an extra GHC40,000 from Absa Bank as an excellence award. The second and third placed schools were not left out as they all walked back home with cash prizes and many other goodies
The representatives of the Prempeh college team in the National Science and Maths Quiz together with some members of the teaching staff of the school therefore thought it necessary to pay their respects and to show to the custodian of the lands on which their school stands their exploits and trophy
On the part of the respected king, he expressed his delight at how far the school has come and appreciated them for continuously putting Asanteman out there