BrandArena: 216 students pass First Stage Cowbell’s Maths Competition

Saturday 24 May 2014

216 students pass First Stage Cowbell’s Maths Competition

Promasidor Nigeria Limited, makers of Cowbell milk, has announced the results of the first stage examination of the 2014 Cowbell National Secondary Schools Mathematics Competition (NASSMAC). The company announced the best three candidates each in the junior and senior categories from 33 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) that scaled the hurdle to proceed to the next stage. This amounts to a total of 216 students.

Students ranging from age 10 to 18 years who are in JSS3 and SSS2 in government approved schools across the country participated in the first stage examination held on Saturday, March 15, 2014 in 200 centres in the 33 states and the FCT.

Announcing the results of the examination, Mr. Kachi Onubogu, Executive Director, Commercial, Promasidor Nigeria, said the successful students with the highest scores in both the junior and the senior categories from each state will be invited for the second and final stage examination from where the national prize winners will emerge. The second and final stage examination, he stated, will hold in four regions on Saturday, May 31, 2014.

The final prize-giving award ceremony is scheduled to hold at the prestigious Le’ Meridian Hotel, Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State on Thursday June 26, 2014. At this occasion, the best 10 students from each category at the second stage examination will be celebrated as COWBELL MATHEMATICIANS in the presence of all stakeholders including the Honorable Minister of Education.

In the junior category, the first prize student will win N250,000, a trophy, medal and all expenses paid vacation and plaque, first runner up N200,000, plaque, medal while second runner up will getN150,000, plaque  and medal.

However in the senior category, the first prize winner will cart home N300,000, a trophy, medal and an all-expense paid vacation, first runner up N250,000, a plaque and a laptop, while the second runner up will go home with N200,000,a plaque, medal and a laptop.


  1. This is great! More companies need to event in education. Intellectual initiative that will post the 'future of tomorrow. Thank U Promasidor for maintaining this great scheme.

  2. I'm happy Cowbell Milk sustained this programme. My son once participated in the competition in Ibadan and I so much appreciate them for that.