Lyrics ~ Videos ~ News ~ Whats New ~ Articles ~ Booking ~ Frontpage


Rita Marley's foundation launches essay competition



Legendary Reggae singer and personality, Rita Marley has championed a new essay writing competition, with the theme based on her late husband and Reggae icon, Bob Marley.

The competition, officially launched on Wednesday, goes under the theme, Bob Marley: His Music and Message. According to a release from the Rita Marley Foundation, this theme ‘provides ample room for exploration and expression by competition participants.”

Competitors have been asked to consider and expand upon these points when constructing their essays:

· How would you describe the impact of Bob Marley’s music on the youth?

· What is Bob Marley’s most important message to the youth, Jamaica and the world?

· How does Bob Marley’s life and his message encourage you to believe that you could?

· How does Bob Marley’s music encourage peace in communities?

· How is Bob Marley legendary?

· Discuss your opinion of whether music can bring peace, love and unity.

For this year’s competition, the foundation has decided to open up the competition to the Haile Selassie Junior High School, Bob Marley Primary and Junior High School, Marcus Garvey High School and Papine High School.

Each of these schools will assign a teacher to select its three top essays. The deadline for submissions is June 1, 2014. Judges will then choose the three best essays overall and award prizes to the top schools and individual authors. The winner of the competition will be announced on July 1, with his or her winning essay to be published on the Rita Marley Foundation website as well as its Harambe newsletter.

Recently, Rita Marley and her foundation organized the 10th annual Africa Unite Youth Symposium, which took place at the University of the West Indies (UWI) in mid-February. The symposium is used to help uplift young people using Bob Marley’s messages and missions, encouraging them to work hard, engage in positive activity and deviate from criminality. You can check out highlights of the symposium above this article.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Comments.

Stories You Might Have Missed

Americans Wants Dancehall artiste Mavado Deported

The ten richest Jamaican Dancehall & Reggae Music Entertainers

Plot Uncovered to Kill Entertainer Vybz Kartel

Vybz Kartel says Tommy Lee and Popcaan have betrayed him

Dancehall artiste Tommy Lee Sparta closer to God

Elephant Man said Beenie Man is Badmind

Alkaline Picture Before he started Bleaching his Skin

Dancehall artiste Alkaline's new team is call the "SCUMS"!

Mr. Vegas Replies to I-Octane, says "badmind" not in his DNA !

Custom Search

Lyrics ~ Videos ~ News ~ Whats New ~ Articles ~ Booking ~ Frontpage

MORE TOP STORIES HERE >>>>>

Contact us :  BBM: 330E61A0..Tel:1876-837-7665..1876-395-8008 or

 INFO@DANCEHALLREGGAEWORLD.COM  for information on how to get your information posted on our site.


SEND ALL DANCEHALL AND REGGAE MUSIC RELATED ITEMS TO INFO@DANCEHALLREGGAEWORLD.COM

Custom Search

Symba Daninjah - Go Down (Official Video)

Symba Daninjah Inked Major Record Deal with Famous Records


GET YOUR MUSIC & VIDEOS POSTED ON DRW








Roots Festival: Interview with Jamaican reggae singer, Scratchylus



Recent Articles

  1. Carlito - Never Been Touch Prod. by Blaqscope Record

    Jan 24, 15 10:05 PM

    World Blast Premier Carlito - Never Been Touch Prod. by Blaqscope Record Artiste Name : Carlito Song Title : Never Been Touch Producer : Blaqscope Record

    Read More

  2. Creep and Chromatic Making Moves…

    Jan 24, 15 10:03 PM

    Kingston, Jamaica (January 22, 2015) - What started out as a hobby has turned into an exciting career for Warren Lee, more popularly known as Creep Chromatic.

    Read More

  3. Swagcrew Records Presents You So Sexy Riddim

    Jan 24, 15 09:37 PM

    Featuring Swagger, Kolumbo, Frass Nova, Vino, Juggernaut and Fireflexx. Tracklisting 1.SWAGGER-WINE UP YUH BODY 2.KOLUMBO-WHINE FOR ME

    Read More

  4. Upcoming Reggae Artist Jeff Kaira

    Jan 24, 15 09:15 PM

    Jeff Kaira is an unsigned and upcoming Reggae singer from Africa, Malawi. Listen to his new promo single, Hold Me. Enjoy it on:

    Read More

  5. Zincbeats Now Offering Music Publishing Services Via KGN SIX

    Jan 24, 15 09:08 PM

    Kingston, Jamaica (January 23, 2015) – Florida based music label services company Zincbeats LLC has announced the launch of its music publishing division,

    Read More

Kiprich robbed of more than $10 million worth of jewellery


Aidonia To Unveil ‘1V’ Collection at Take Style Out


Artiste of the Month


"Recording artiste Alkaline


SCAMMERS ALERT!

MIA Production warns Public against an impostor pretending to be Gyptian


Irie FM Elise Kelly Interview With Jah Cure On Easy Skanking




Enter Your E-mail Address
Enter Your First Name (optional)
Then

Don't worry — your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you Newsletter.

NEW VIDEOS

Reggae Star Vision Debuts the Nostalgic "We Jammin" Video

Natural Black Releases New Video "I'm On My Way".

J Capri - Boom And Bend Over (Official Music Video)

LL Cool J Ft. Mavado – The Hustler (Official Video)

Nesbeth - Taste Victory [Official Video 2014]


ZAGGA - My Destination (Official Video)

Etana Trigger Official Music Video


Little presence of Jamaican musicians on Billboard Reggae charts

MORE TOP STORIES HERE


Get Your Questions Answer In Our Help Center
Question about songs & Titles only! [click here]


SPONSORS Sites
Negril Vacations
seasandsunjamaica
my-island-jamaica.com
keepitjiggy.com
reggae-online.com
caribbean-fun-cruises.com