Collins Official Scrabble List 2019 is out

Collins released the much promised WESPA-approved official Scrabble Word List yesterday 2nd May 2019. The updated word list which according to the publishers is “the latest official Scrabble word list, endorsed by governing body WESPA for use in tournament and club play from 1st July 2019, contains all valid Scrabble words”.  The list contains over 279,000 words approved for Scrabble. According to Technical Director Faruq
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Collins word list out in May, ZE and OK acceptable from July

The new Collins word list aka CSW19 will be out in May 2019, WESPA Dictionary Committee announced recently. WESPA Chairman, Elie Dangoor confirmed that the guide date for adoption in WESPA related events is July 1st 2019 and member associations are ‘free to choose their own adoption date, although we would expect them to comply for WESPA rated events, especially international ones’  in an interview
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WESPAC 2019, NSF invites 20 to Bonny Camp

The following players have been invited to the first of four Nigeria Scrabble Federation camping toward the WESPAC tournament holding in Goa later this year. They have until January 15, 2019, to respond and signify their intent to participate by contacting the National coach or the Technical Director. Moses Peter – 1846 (African Champ, National Champion x 2 & WESPAC 17 Runner Up) Olatunde Oduwole
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Schedule of Activities for Selection of Players for WESPAC 2019

Scrabble Meet Selection Series reemerges with Four Meets to be played between January – May 2019 with the following on the outlook: The following Clubs/Associations have agreed in principle to collaborate and be the host. NLNG – January 24 – 28, 2019. Lekki Scrabble Club – February 14 – 18, 2019. Shell Club/Total Club Collaboration – March 14 – 17, 2019. Edo State Scrabble Association
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NSF President Congratulates Alchemist Cup Team

The President, Nigeria Scrabble Federation Sulaiman Garba Gora has sent a congratulatory message to the members of the Nigerian team to the Alchemist Cup. See below for the full text of the letter circulated on Facebook.. Nigeria’s Team to the Alchemist Cup On behalf of the Nigeria Scrabble Federation and the entire scrabble community I extend our congratulation to our players for making us proud.
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