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Topics: Essay Competition Week 17.


Welcome to week 17 of the #CmonionlineEssayCompetition.

Choose from the following topics and discuss to qualify for the N10,000 cash prize.

1. Amotekun: Analyse the pros and cons of regional security outfits to show whether or not it is the way forward. (politics/current affairs)

2. The effects of the western pop culture on Nigerian youths. (social)

3. Write about a time you felt out of place, awkward, and uncomfortable (creative writing)


The above are topics and not necessarily titles, so you can caption your essay as you wish but please make it smart and brief.

The word count is between (750–1500 )± 10%

We will publish the essays as they come in for the audience and judges to read.

We also tweaked the deadline to Thursdays to provide adequate time for our judges. Please endeavour to submit early to make their jobs easier.

Submissions will end on Thursday 21/01/2021 at 11.59 pm.


In addition to the above specific guidelines please endeavour to read our general rules before submitting your work. Pay particular attention to items 2 & 9.

You can submit to admin@cmonionline.com in plain text or MS Word if you are having issues with the subscription and onsite submission. (**No PDF please)

WARNING!!! PLAGIARISM will get you banned from participating in this competition. We are here to learn not to steal.

Our judges for the week are Martin Nwabueze and Nneoma Wokemba.

Thanks and good luck!

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