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Continental Essay Writing Competition

Continental Essay Writing Competition

Application for entries into the Continental Essay Writing Competition is currently open for young Africans under the age of 35.

On 25 May 1963, Africa made history with the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) the precursor to the African Union (AU). Africa Day is intended to celebrate and acknowledge the successes of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU now the AU) from its creation on May 25, 1963, in the fight against colonialism and apartheid, as well as the progress that Africa has made while reflecting upon the common challenges that the continent faces in a global environment. The annual commemoration of Africa Day marks the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) in 1963. https://www.gov.za/AfricaDay2021

Essay topic

Critically evaluate the role of the rule of law in the pursuit of Africa's economic and political stability in last six decades.

Substantiate your answers with relevant case materials

African Youth Continental Essay Writing Competition

Essay competition flier

- All entries must be sent to y3dgoneafricaforum@gmail.com

- Entry for this competition closes on Tuesday 24 May 2022 at 18:00 hours GMT+2.

- Winners will be announced during the African Youth Summit

- A Certificate of award will be issued to the top 3 winners

- Winners will published on our website

- Recommendation in the essays will be included in the final draft of One Africa Forum proposal to the AU ahead of 60th Africa day celebration in 2023 as the "The Africa we want"

- Winners will automatically get free registration to the African Youth Conference hosting in South Africa in December 2022

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  1. Gordon Gido James says:

    It is out of overflow of heart desire to joint the competition.

  2. Gordon Gido James says:

    It’s of much great honor and respect, I am very willing to joint the competition.

    Not only for competition but, but also for the exposure of the heart of African toward the future to be hold.

  3. Urom Chiemeka Eleje says:

    Where is the venue for the African Youth summit?

    • Admin says:

      The AYS.02 will be a virtual summit hosted by our team in The Gambia.

      We look forward to seeing you in December for in-person “African Youth Conference” hosting in South Africa.

  4. Very much happy, its of great honor joining such competitions

  5. Ainomugisha says:

    I will be happy

  6. Kamati Ester says:

    I’m So excited,it’s great honor to join this competition.

  7. Suzan Owera says:

    It a great honour to be part of this wonderful family

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