The Zanu PF Women’s League Midlands Province held their chicken rearing training workshop in Kwekwe.
The training initiative a brain child of the First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe who is also the Secretary for Women Affairs is a precursor aimed to lay a strong base on effective running of the chicken rearing project where 3000 birds will be distributed in each of the ten provinces.
The women who attended the workshop expressed gratitude to the First Lady for her ceaseless efforts towards uplifting the lives and the whole economy.
Provincial Women’s League chairperson Cde Ellina Shirichena added that while the First Lady has done her part to empower the women it is now imperative that the women ensure they succeed in the project.
The workshop was attended by women from Gokwe North, Gokwe South, Kwekwe, Gweru and Chirumhanzu.
Another workshop will be held on the 8th of September in Zvishavane and will be attended by the remaining three districts of the province.
The workshop was running under the theme, “Empowering Women for Increased Participation in the Economy”.