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2020

It began much like any other year, with optimism and motivation to achieve dreams and goals in different aspects of life. The dynamic quickly shifted as COVID-19 spread across the world and transformed life as we know it. The pandemic called attention to areas where inequalities were stark due to the changes in how individuals …

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The Power of Sports

Sport is as timeless as humanity itself. It has ensured societies are fit and healthy while building strong communities and boosting morale. In today’s age of internet, social media and online games, the substance of sports is more pertinent than ever. Competitive physical exercise doesn’t only motivate children and adults to keep fit, it also …

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The Young Giant

Youth Connekt Africa (YCA) was established in Rwanda in 2016 as the brainchild of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Government of Rwanda. Youth Connekt Africa aims to empower the youth and boost a young industrial Africa. The high unemployment rates affecting youth across Africa repress their potential which is why UNDP and …

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What is the role of the internet in society and how should youth use it for their own benefit?

The internet has to be one of the greatest inventions yet made by men. Before the internet, geographical location hindered our communication with people, learning and commerce. The internet is a global wide area network that connects computer or mobile systems across the world, meaning that now distance has ceased to exist in a manner …

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