Out of over 200,000 entries sent in for the 2018 Nigerian Stock Exchange Essay Writing Competition, two CSS students qualified for the 2nd stage on Tuesday, 13th November. Another essay was written by the students on Wednesday, 14th Nov. They both qualified in the top ten and were invited for an interview the next day, Thursday.
On Friday, 16th November, the results were announced: the overall 2nd position was given to Oluwalaonoayo Ashiru while Ifeoma Osakwe was 5th overall. Both are in Year 11. Laonoayo got a laptop, equity worth 200,000, a plaque and a certificate, while Ifeoma got a laptop, a plaque and a certificate.