DETAILS have emerged that this years’ commemorations of the International Women’s Day and that of Youth Day will be held virtually.
According to Northern Province Minister Chungu Bwalya during a media briefing, he celebrations will be held virtually in
line with Covid-19 guidelines.
The Minister revealed that the Ministry of Gender will host a virtual commemoration for the International Women’s Day
“I wish to announce that commemorations for International Women’s Day and Youth Day will be held virtually due to Covid-
19,” he said.
This year’s women’s day will be held under the theme ‘Women in Leadership, Achieving an Equal Future in the COVID-19 world’.
And the theme for the Youth Day is the ‘Enhancing National Development through Sustainable Youth Partnerships’.
He has since urged people in the province to take part in the event by following the virtual proceedings.
“We urge you all to follow the celebrations from home to help prevent the further spread of Covid-19,” he said