Essay Contest

Rose Rorena Namaalwa: COVID-19 and its Effects on Women and Girls

Covid-19 and its Effects on Women and Girls Essay from Jeremiah Lucas Opira Memorial Contest 2020 Author: Rose Rorena Namaalwa  Corona Virus disease (Covid 19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered Corona Virus. The virus spreads primarily through droplets of saliva or discharge from the nose when an infected person coughs or […]

Charles Oyet Omoya: Covid-19 hit the youth hard

Covid-19 Hit the Youth Hard Essay from Jeremiah Lucas Opira Memorial Contest 2020 Author: Charles Oyet Omoya Even before the global outbreak of COVID 19, the youth unemployment rate in Uganda stood at 83% for young people aged 15 to 24 (ubos.org, 2019). As the pandemic angrily sailed through Uganda’s soil, the rate of youth […]

The Awards Ceremony for the Essay Contest 2021

Jeremiah Lucas Opira Memorial Essay Contest 2021: The Awards Ceremony On Saturday September 17, Jeremiah Lucas Opira Foundation, concluded Jeremiah Lucas Opira Memorial Essay Contest 2021 edition, with an awards ceremony held at Glory Special Needs School.  The ceremony was attended by 38 people in total, of these, 30 were participants and the other 8, […]

Aciro Mary Lindy: Covid-19 and children

Covid-19 and Children Essay from Jeremiah Lucas Opira Memorial Contest 2020 Author: Aciro Mary Lindy, 14 years old 2020 Winner, Category 1 Introduction Covid-19 pandemic has a number of effects on so many groups of people. Children, just like other groups of people are not the face of this pandemic. They have been change it’s […]

And the winners are…

See English translation below Och vinnarna är… 🏆 Med glädje vill vi nu presentera vinnarna och finalisterna i Jeremiah Lucas Opira Memorial Essay Contest 2021! Årets uppsatstema var ”Hur COVID-19 har påverkat min dröm”. Kategori 1 – deltagare mellan 10 och 15 år Vinnare: Lakica Ruth Finalisterna, listade enligt poäng: 1. Nyero Dwe Ponsiano 2. […]

Submit your essay to JLOF Memorial Essay Contest 2021

See English translation of the text below. Nu har ni 7 dagar på er att skicka in era uppsatser till Jeremiah Lucas Opira Memorial Essay Contest 2021. Deadline är den 28 februari. Varmt välkomna att delta! Årets tema: Hur COVID-19 har påverkat min dröm. Vinnarna kommer koras i tre ålderskategorier: Kategori 1 – Deltagare mellan […]

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