The maiden edition of the TUMEA intellectual competition initiated and sponsored by Hon. MKO Arowolo (councillor representing Owode-Ibeshe ward 4) took place at the excellence hall of Kith ‘N’ Kin college in Ibeshe on the 14th of July 2022.
Organised to mark the 70th birthday of Ikorodu Apex leader, Chief Asipa Kaoli Olusanya, the event gave open doors for both public and private schools in Igbogbo Baiyeku LCDA to brainstorm for the finest scholars to be discovered.
Graced by the apex leader himself, Vice-Chairman of Ikorodu Local Government, Aarebirin Hon. Princess Folashade Olabanji-Oba among other notable dignitaries, the contest was segmented into the mathematics and English language sections for 4 hours.
With professional timekeepers and officials coordinating the quiz at different levels, the stage played host to Living stone college, Great Omega school, Fulfilment College, Radiant group of schools, Kith ‘n’ Kin college, Keme Balogun high school and Community senior high school.
When the dust settled after a long robust bout in both categories, Community senior high school Baiyeku emerged 1st position in the mathematics competition with 25points, Great Omega school came up 2nd with 20 points while Keme Balogun clinched the 3rd spot with 15 points.