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Dipo Akanbi is 2017 National Scrabble Champion

Engr Dipo Akanbi, representing Lagos state, emerged the 2017 National Scrabble Champion by winning the 2017 edition of the Asaph Zadok  National Scrabble Championship held in Abuja. He won 18 games with an spread of +743 to dethrone 2016 national champion Olatunde Oduwole who finished in fourth place.  For his effort Dipo Akanbi who represented Lagos state, won a cash prize of N150,000 along with a trophy and the green jacket signifying his admission into the elite group of Nigeria Scrabble Champions. Dayo Tayo, also of Lagos state, came second with 16.5 wins and a spread of +346. He won a
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Nsikak Etim Wins ASC 2014

Nigeria dominated Africa Scrabble with yet another superlative performance at the 11th edition of the Africa Scrabble Championship (ASC) held in Cape Town, South Africa from the 25th – 28th of October 2014. Mr Nsikak Etim of Nigeria became the eleventh (11th) Africa Scrabble champion and the eighth (8th) Nigerian player to win the prize award of USD 5000 (five thousand dollars). After thirty-two (32) rounds of Scrabble spanning three days in a field of 62 (sixty-two) players, he won 22 games with a cumulative spread of +1725 to beat compatriot Olatunde Oduwole (21 points +1436) to the second (2nd)
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Alfred Butts Club wins 3rd Interclub Championship

Alfred Butts Scrabble club are the winners of the 3rd National Interclub Scrabble Championship. The Abuja based club named after the inventor of the game won 19 games and lost 6 out of 25 rounds and amassed a total of +3446 points to dethrone the defending champion Warri Scrabble Club (won 16, lost 9 +3361) who placed second. Surulere Scrabble Club team A placed 3rd winning 16 games +2434. Final Result Alfred Butts Club  1st 19 +3446 Warri Scrabble Club  2nd 16 +3361 Surulere Team A  3rd 16 +2434 Surulere Team B  4th 13 -1905 Yenagoa Scrabble Club  5th 12
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Results Masters Category – 2012 Kogi Opens

Round 15 (final round) Rank Name Score Opponent Oppon. score Points Spread 1st Nsikan Etim 379 Edewor Bobor 300 12 +1338 2nd Olaiya Kabir 425 Oyadiran Biyi 300 12 +508 3rd Edewor Bobor 300 Nsikan Etim 379 11 +530 4th Jacob Ryan 387 Idahosa Bright 300 10 +141 5th Saheed Tayo 445 Emmanuel Ede 300 9.5 +215 6th Wale Ilori 333 Curtis John 300 9.5 +207 7th Oyadiran Biyi 300 Olaiya Kabir 425 9.5 +21 8th Eta Karo 334 Balogun Rasheed 300 9 +601 9th Curtis John 300 Wale Ilori 333 9 +329 10th Agboghoroma Peter 312 Fregene Igho 300
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Results Veterans Category – 2012 Kogi Opens

Round 15 (final round) Rank Name Score Opponent Oppon. score Points Spread 1st Esan Niyi 313 Tom Otu 300 11 +842 2nd Tom Otu 300 Esan Niyi 313 11 +378 3rd Okoridem Bob 300 Fashola Kayode 317 10 +374 4th Fashola Kayode 317 Okoridem Bob 300 9.5 +94 5th Garba Tony 367 Umoh Bassey 300 9 +421 6th Okotie Richard 390 Ahon Martins 300 8 +532 7th Ude Emmanuel 329 Yakubu Adeshina 300 8 +258 8th Umoh Bassey 300 Garba Tony 367 8 +160 9th Ndibe Chux 328 Duro Solomon 300 7.5 -319 10th Ahon Martins 300 Okotie Richard 390
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