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Keta SHS NSMQ finalist Fransisca Lamini scores 8As in WASSCE while in form 2; Photo

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Fransisca Lamini, the only girl to qualify to the finals of the National Science and Maths Quiz after eight years of no female show in the finals of the competition, is a brilliant student after her WASSCE results popped up.

Fransisca Lamini according to our sources sat for the 2020 private WASSCE, popularly known as Nov/Dec while she was in from 2 and had 8As.

In 2013, After a female student appeared in the quiz competition between St. Thomas Aquinas SHS, Presbyterian Boys’ Secondary School and Mfantsiman Girls’ SHS, where St. Thomas Aquinas won, no female has ever qualified to be in the finals until the 2021 edition of the competition.

Francisca Lamini has been hailed as the only female student who has made history by breaking this drought.

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Not only did she made history for herself, but she made history with her team mates and her school for been the first school from the Volta region to make it to the finals of the competition.

Keta Senior High Technical School were able to beat Tamale SHS and Wesley Girls SHS in the semis to book a spot in the finals of the 2021 National Science and Maths Quiz which came off at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology(KNUST).

Though, things did not go as planned as KETASCO failed to win the ultimate prize that’s the trophy at the Grand finale of the competition, they have made history for themselves, their school and their region.

After the competition, the Chief Executive Officer of Citi Fm Samuel Attah-Sammens gifted Lamimi 5,000ghc for her sterling performance in the just ended Quiz.

He then encouraged the famed female Keta Senior High Technical School student to strive for gold in her academics.

 

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