Ritman College, Ikot Ekpene, has won first prizes in four categories of the 2017 music competition for schools in Akwa Ibom State, organized by Music Teachers’ Association of Nigeria (MUTAN).
Abasifreke Moses won first in Male Solo, and Antipas Ben came tops as best keyboard player for Ritman College. The school also received first prizes in the mixed choir and female choir categories during the event held at the Akwa Ibom State Council for Arts and Culture hall, Uyo.
Among the competitors in Male Duet, Nathaniel Brown and Princewill Uwemedimo of Ritman College came second, just as the Ritman Primary School Choir was first runner-up in the Primary Schools Choir category. Emem Bassey Isong won third place in the Female Solo contest and also won third in Female Duet with Eriyanga Raphael for the college, which is an arm of Ritman University.