It was battle of wits, oratory and intelligence as four schools battled it out in the maiden edition of the Luv fm/ARSRC Debate which came off today at the auditorium of Christian Service University College.
The first contest saw Yaa Asantewaa Girls SHS narrowly beat Kumasi Girls SHS by 210 points to 197.
The debaters of the two schools spoke on the motion “the government is to be blamed for the collapse of banks in Ghana ”
Kumasi Girls spoke in favour of the motion with Yagss speaking against the motion.
In the end Yagss proved too strong for KUGISS as they advanced solid points to counter Yagss.
In the end Yagss won by a 13 point margin to qualify for the quarter finals.
The second contest saw Regional debate champions Akrofuom SHTS sort it out with St Louis SHS in another exciting contest on the motion “religion has retarded our development “.
With 228 points to 202 points St Louis managed to conquer Akrofuom SHTS in another very exciting contest.
The two losers took home brand new water dispensers, a big hamper, 100 exercise books and pens and many other Survenirs. Losers also will benefit from 2000 cedis worth of airtime.
The next contest is scheduled for Monday.