Promasidor is a household name in Nigeria. The advert of the company is very interesting. Promasidor is the makers of Cowbell Milk.
During the weekend the company held the second and final stage examination of its Cowbell 2012 National Secondary School Mathematics Competition (NASSMAC) across four zones in the country.
National Secondary School Mathematics Competition (NASSMAC) is an annual competition sponsored by the company.
A total of 74 students who scored the highest marks in the senior and junior categories in the first stage examination (state champions) held last March across 200 centers pan-Nigeria (including the Federal Capital territory) participated in the final examination in Lagos, Enugu, Port Harcourt and Abuja zones.
14 students from across the south west states, with two from each state (1 junior and 1 senior champion) sat for the competition in the Lagos zone. The states are: Lagos, Ogun, Ondo, Ekiti, Kwara, Oyo and Osun.
The students representing the South East states sat for the examination in Enugu, those representing the South South states sat for the examination in Port Harcourt whiile those representing the Northern states sat for the examination in Abuja.
Mr. Kachi Onubogu, Marketing Director of the company, said the best students in each category (junior and senior) from each state and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) participated in the final examination, adding that, a total of 74 students participated across Nigeria.
At the final exam the student in the senior category from Iganmode Grammar School, representing Ogun State, Akinjide Ayokunle, clinch the first prize while Akerekan Olayinka, wins the senior category in the state.
The Cowbell National Secondary School Mathematics Competition (NASSMAC) is a platform for identifying outstanding students and encouraging excellence among secondary school students in Nigeria.