Women for Change Executive Director Lumba Siyanga has called on the Patriotic Front and the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) to adopt and support women to participate in this year’s general elections.

And Ms Siyanga is happy with a number of female politicians showing interest in adoptions for elective positions.

The ruling Patriotic Front and UPND have advertised for adoption of their members in the forthcoming general elections slated for 12 th August 2021.

She has also called on other women movements to advocate for increased women participation in politics.

“Indeed it is high time for different political parties to show willingness to work with women by providing a conducive environment for them to thrive.

The campaigns and advocate for women adoption is so encouraging for female politicans to seek adoption for different elective positions.Ms Siyanga stated.

She has further encouraged women to stand and position themselves for political relevance.