The highly anticipated Grand Finale featuring Achimota, Presec, and Opoku Ware has undergone a rescheduling.
Initially set for October 24, 2023, the new date for this significant event is now Tuesday, October 31, 2023, as announced by Primetime Limited, the organizers of the National Science & Math Quiz (NSMQ).
The rescheduling aims to honor the late Ga Manye Naa Dedei III.
The event will still take place at the National Theatre in Accra. The participating schools, Opoku Ware School, PRESEC Legon, and Achimota School, secured their spots in the Grand Finale after triumphing over their rivals in the semi-final matchups held on Thursday, October 19, 2023.
In their statement, Primetime extended condolences to the Ga Mantse, His Majesty King Tackie Teiko Tsuru II, and the entire Ga state during this period of mourning.
The statement from the NSMQ organisers reads:
“Primetime Limited announces that with tradition, and in memory of the late Ga Manye Naa Dedei Omaedru III, the Grand Finale of the National Science & Math Quiz, scheduled for Tuesday, October 24, 2023, has been postponed. The new date for the Grand Finale is Tuesday, October 31, 2023, at the National Theatre, Accra.”:
“May the soul of our beloved Queen Mother forever rest in peace.”