As Uganda celebrates women day today the 8th February, government and other stake holders have been urged to focus more on the girl child by educating and financial empowering them.
Gilbert olinga the national coordinator of the NRM elite youths dubbed generation seven (G7) while opening their office in Iganga town council said the focus on girl child will help in reduction of ignorance and poverty hence fostering development.
Olinga also cautioned men against neglecting their families and leaving the responsibilities to women since it leads to poor up bringing of children due to lack of parental guidance since the mother spend most of the struggling for the survival of the children and themselves.
He also applauded women for the immense support to President Museveni thus encouraging them to maintain the love even the 2021 upcoming elections asserting that he is still a strong and visionary leader.
Meanwhile he advised youths to peacefully participate in the upcoming elections by avoiding being lured into violent acts by some unpatriotic politician who envy the developments brought by the ruling government in different sectors like Roads,industries,healthy facilities, electricity,technological innovations among others.