by August 02, 2015 1 comments
Here is a Competition Post by GTBank and its Specifically for Kids.

Hey Kids, 
How well do you know your native language?
In the spirit of #SKSRocks@10, here's introducing the next big competition: #InYourMotherTongue! See below:

Get a picture of any significant monument in Nigeria and describe the monument in your mother tongue. 

Submit your entry to 

You can get the picture of the monument online , newspaper clippings, or you can take a pic yourself. 
Age ranges: 6yrs - 17yrs.  

T&Cs Below...

SKS In Your Mother Tongue Terms and Conditions
Rules of Entry
The SKS “In Your Mother Tongue” is a multilingual competition that celebrates cultural diversity
and the many languages spoken in Nigeria.
1. The SKS “In your Mother Tongue” competition is subject to the following terms and
conditions. By participating in this competition, entrants are deemed to accept these terms
and conditions.

2. Entrants should include the following information (IN BLOCK CAPITALS) with their
o Name
o Age
o Parent and own email address
o Parent’s Telephone number
o Category of entry.
o Photograph of landmark
o Location of landmark
o Name of the local language in the description; e.g. Hausa, Igbo or Yoruba

3. Entrants can only be in one category as illustrated below:
o Kiddies 6-9 years old
o Pre-teens 10-13 years old
o Teens 14-17 years old

4. Submissions for the SKS “In Your Mother Tongue” competition will begin on Monday 27th July 2015, and will close on Monday 7th September 2015. If your entry is received after
this date it will not be submitted to the judges.

5. The SKS “In Your Mother Tongue” Competition is open to all SKS customers aged between
6 – 17 years old.

6. All entrants require parental or guardian consent to enter the SKS “In Your Mother Tongue”
competition. GTBank ("the Organiser") reserves the right to require proof of the relevant

7. An entrant can submit only one entry.

8. The judging panel is responsible for the allocation of awards and the decision of the
Chairman of the Judging Panel is final and no correspondence will be entered into regarding
that decision.

9. GTBank may use the data submitted by each entrant for the purposes of managing the
competition. By being a part of this competition, each entrant consents to such use of his/her
information. If you do not wish to consent to such use, please do not enter this promotion

10. All entries together with the smart kids’ details (name, age or town) may be used in publicity
campaigns (including press, social media, calendars, cards, posters and other point of sale
materials) for this year’s competition and for future competitions. Photographs of the winners
together with their names and ages may be used in publicity campaigns where the parents
or guardians of the winners have given their consent.

11. Each entrant may submit a photograph of a Nigerian or African significant monument along
with a written summary in their local language describing the monument.

12. Winners will be notified by telephone or email and a list of prize winners will be published on
GTBank’s social media pages, website, and national newspapers. All reasonable efforts will
be made to contact the winners. If the winners cannot be contacted after all reasonable
efforts, the competition organizer will select the next best entry as the winner.

13. The rules of the competition may not be changed or modified and will strictly be applied.

14. Media type is digital pictures and a word document for the picture of the monument and
description in your mother tongue respectively.

15. Submitted entries must have been completed and submitted by 6pm Monday 7th September 2015.

16. Entrants will be judged based on the imaginative interpretation of the Nigerian or African
monument in their native language.

17. Entries can be submitted via e-mail to or upload the pictures on Facebook,
Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #InYourMotherTongue #SKSat10.

THE CLOSING DATE FOR THE COMPETITION IS 6pm, Monday, 7th September 2015.

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