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Announcing the 9th Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics

The 9th edition of the prestigious Scrabble Championship will be held from 27th to 3oth of September 2017 at Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State, South-South Nigeria. The tournament will be chaired by His Excellency, Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio (Pillar of Scrabble in Africa) and hosted by the Executive Governor, Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency Deacon Udom Gabriel Emmanuel. All players, local and international are invited to participate and enjoy great hospitality and the splendid tourism attractions the beautiful city of Uyo has on offer. This years tournament will feature five (5) divisions including the Youth category for secondary and primary school students.
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Asaph Zadok National Scrabble Championship 2016

The Asaph Zadok National Scrabble Championship is slated for Friday 15th – Sunday 17th April 2016. Arrival is Thursday 14th April. Games commence on Friday 15th April. A total of 24 games will be played over a three day period. Friday – 9 games, Saturday – 9 games and Sunday – 6 games. Venue(tentative) – National Stadium Package B. Participants are selected from qualifying tournaments from participating states. Each State is represented by 4 players with 2 reserve players. The Championship will produce the National Champion  who will receive a  Gold medal (and a Green Jacket) plus  N 150, 000.00
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Nigeria Set for ASC 2014

Top Nigerian Scrabble players and officials have arrived Cape Town, South Africa venue of the 11th edition of the Africa Scrabble Championship. The event starts from the 25th of October and ends on the 28th of October, 2014.  The team led by President of the Nigeria Scrabble Federation, Alh Suleiman Gora is expected to repeat Nigeria’s dominance of the game in Africa by retaining the trophy won at the 10th ASC by Rex Ogbakpa the defending champion who is also a member of the current team. Nigeria has won 9 of the previous 10 editions of the championships. Two members
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Announcing the 7th Godswill Akpabio Int. Classics

The 7th Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics will be held from the 25th to 29th September 2013. Details on the tournament including rules, format, registration information and contact information are available on the event information page. The event page will be updated regularly so check back often. Click here for more info on the  2013 Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics
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2012 National Scrabble Championship

Update: Moses Peter of Akwa-Ibom State emerged the 2012 National Scrabble Champion with 19 wins +1288 cummulative points.   Tayo Saheed of Ogun State and Rasheed Balogun of Oyo State placed 2nd and 3rd respectively.  The 2012 National Scrabble Championship is holding in Abuja from the 6th to 8th of April 2012. The winner of the competition will be crowned the National Scrabble Champion for the year 2012-2013. 58 players including title defender Eta Karo representing 13 states and the FCT are competing for the prestigious title. The National Champion will be presented with a Trophy, a Green Jacket and
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