Interswitch Group, a leading Pan-African
integrated digital payment and commerce company, is set to begin the airing of
the InterswitchSPAK 2.0 Television quiz competition on Saturday, November 2,
will feature the Television quiz show which is a segment of InterswitchSPAK
Switch-a-future initiative, a CSR initiative of the company focused on driving
increased interest in the study of Science, Technology, Engineering and
Mathematics (STEM) subjects among Senior Secondary School students across
Africa. The competition is focused strictly on SS2 (Year 11) students between
the ages of 14-17 years.
The quiz competition will be premiered by
Africa Magic channel 154 on Saturday, November 2, 2019 between 5pm- 6pm. There will also be a repeat broadcast on
Thursday, November 7, 2019 between 2:30 – 3:30pm.
Other television stations where the show will
be aired are AIT Network, TVC Lagos, STV Jos, NTA Kano, EBS Edo, NTA
Port-Harcourt, DBS Asaba and OSRC Akure. The show will also go live on YouTube channel at InterswitchSPAK and on
Facebook at InterswitchSPAK.
scholarship prize worth N12.5million available to all the winners, the overall winner
will be awarded tertiary education (university) scholarship worth N7.5million which
will be spread across 5 years of study.
Speaking on the
project, Cherry Eromosele, Group Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
at Interswitch, said: “We cannot
over-emphasize the importance of …read more