Ghana’s number one youth-oriented radio brand YFM, is set to begin the preliminary stage of its brain booster radio quiz ‘Brain Bank’ on Saturday 23rd July, 2022 across the Y Triangle of Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi.
The 2022 edition of the ‘Brain Bank’ which saw a great number of people register to participate seeks to empower and expand the minds of both listeners on the knowledge of Ghana and its rich, heritage and colorful culture.
The ‘Brain Bank Quiz’ will take place across the Y Traingle (Y 107.9 FM- Accra, Y102.5 FM- Kumasi and Y97.8FM-Takoradi) on Saturdays at 2pm on the YCE show.
For the preliminary stage, the 27 highest scorers will be put into 9 groups with each group having 3 members who will compete for 9 winners to be selected.
The 9 winners from the group stage will now move to the quarter-final stage and then be place into groups of 3 to compete for 3 final slots.
These will happen across the Triangle, after the quarter finals. Three contestants will now battle it out at the regional level, to represent their respective regions of Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi.
The ultimate winner, curators of the quiz competition say will walk away with a cash prize of Ghc 10, 00 plus an -all – expense paid trip to a holiday destination of choice in Ghana.
Speaking about the readiness of the organisers of the ‘Brain Bank’ quiz, Osei Kuffour, Head of the Y Triangle said: We created a special segment dubbed ‘knowing Ghana’ to give a wildcard the chance to skip the group stages and zoom straight into the semi-finals. This segment will test the knowledge of listeners on Ghana’s culture with the highest scorer here automatically qualifying to the semis. This is to test how our knowledge on how well the youth especially know our culture, and also promote tourism in Ghana. It’s a well thought through quiz and we are ready.”
The 2022 edition of the ‘Brain Bank Quiz’ is sponsored by Edusol Consult a leading name in promoting and facilitating overseas education for Ghanaian students and the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA).