The second edition of the Brain Battle Quiz has been launched here in Accra by the Cocktail media with support from the National Catholic Secretariat Education Directorate
Speaking to reporters at the launch, Acting General Manager and Greater Accra Regional Manager of Catholic Schools, Mrs. Josephine Asoo said the motive behind the Brain Battle Quiz is to inculcate the habit of science and mathematics within Catholic schools than the usual norm of theory among students.
She added that the 2021 edition will feature 144 Catholic schools comprising 9 schools from each of the 16 regions where the overall winner will receive a Branded Trophy, Ten thousand cedis worth of science equipment for the school and five hundred cedis savings accounts, certificate and souvenirs for the contestants of the wining school.
Mrs. Josephine also seized the opportunity for the tell-all participants of the various schools to abide by the rules of the competition and also adhere to the covid 19 safety protocols.
On his part,Mr Samuel Owusu Boateng,CEO of Cocktail media ,organizers of the Brain Battle Quiz with their aim of producing problem solving scientists in the near future of which they can be recognized globally.
“The maiden edition yielded several innovative science projects in addition to the battle of ideas in the practical based Quiz category” he opined.
He entreated the students to be mindful of the task ahead because the competition will be stiffer and tougher looking at the increased schools that be doing Battle for the ultimate goal.