The National Insurance Commission in partnership with Ghana Education Service has launched the Ashanti Region Edition of the National Insurance Quiz Competition for senior high schools.
The National Insurance Commission seeks to use the quiz competition to create awareness about Insurance and cultivate insurance culture in the up and coming ones while exposing them to career opportunities in the insurance industry in Ghana.
The maiden edition of the competition was held at Sunyani for schools in the Bono and Ahafo Regions in 2022.
The success of the Competition has led to the scaling up of the Competition to the Ashanti Region in 2023.
Twelve selected schools in the Ashanti Region will battle it out for the bragging rights and the coveted trophy.
The Regional Level competitions will see various winners compete at the national level to determine the eventual winner.
The twelve schools in the Ashanti Region selected to take part in the maiden Insurance Quiz Competition include; Prempeh College, Opoku Ware, St. Louis SHS, Yaa Asantewaa Girls, Osei Kyeretwie SHS, Islamic SHS, KNUST SHS, Kumasi Anglican SHS, T. I. Amass, Ksi, Uthmaniyya SHS, Pentecost SHS, Kumasi High School.
The competition is strictly limited to insurance related content.
The winner will represent Ashanti Region in the national level final competition.
Present at the launch were the Commissioner of Insurance Prof. Justice Ofori, the Ashanti Regional Director of Education, Dr. William Appiah Amankrah, Mr. Farouk Dramani, Area Manager, Ashanti Region NIC and Heads of Institutions of the twelve selected schools.
Sacred Heart SHS won the Sunyani Edition.