Meet Pius Kyere, The Ghanaian Student Who Is The Overall Best Student In The 2016 WASSCE

Pius Kyere, a 20-year-old Ghanaian student has been named the overall best candidate in the 2016 West African Senior School Certificate Examination.


Kyere was a student from St. James Seminary/Senior High School, Sunyani in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana.



The 20-year-old student received a laptop, a full scholarship package of $1000 and a $5000 investment package with UMB bank plus $400 as his prize for the feat.


Here are other award winners for the 2016 West African Senior School Certificate Examination:

2nd Best Student – Benjamin Bortey Sango of Accra Academy.

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3rd Best Student – Richmond Kwame Mensah of St. James Seminary/Senior High School.

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Best General Arts Student – Sedinam Adwo Botwe of Wesley Girls High School.



Best Business Student – Domuah Allien of Akosombo International School.

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Best Visual Arts Student – Kpodo Courage of Anglican Senior High School.

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Now, meet the 12-year-old Ghanaian girl representing Africa at the 2017 World Spelling Bee Competition.