The women’s day celebrations in Kagadi district have been postponed from 13th to 26th March 2020.
This was revealed yesterday by the Kagadi resident district commissioner (RDC) Lillian Ruteraho during the every Thursday evening government talk show at KKCR FM in Kagadi town council, Kagadi district.
Women’s day is a day on which the role and importance of women is focused on and also when mistreatment of women or violations of women’s rights are addressed.
The national celebrations will be held in Mbale district at the district headquarter Premises on 8th March 2020 and the President of the republic of Uganda Yoweri Kaguta Museven is expected to be the guest of honor.
The function will be celebrated under the theme: Celebrating 25 years of the 1995 Constitution, Mile stone on Promoting Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Uganda.
According to the RDC, the day has been postponed in Kagadi district due to the tight schedule of the guest of honour Bright Kanyontore Rwamirama the minister for animal industry who is currently a broad for the official duties.
She however appealed to the public not to involve in politics about the postponement of the day saying that it was just a mismatch between the guest of honour’s schedule and the day.