Originally from Shurugwi Town Council News
APOSTOLIC WOMEN EMPOWEREMENT TRUST AND SHURUGWI TOWN COUNCIL UNITE AGAINST COVID 19.
On the 9th of February 2021 the Apostolic Women Empowerment Trust which was founded in 2016 donated disinfections to Shurugwi Town Council in an effort to fight Covid 19.They also donated 5liters of disinfections, 6 hats, 6 t-shirts and 10 boxes of soap each to WARD5, 7 and 10.The donations were officially handed to Shurugwi Town Council and 6 representatives of WARD 5, 7 and 10.
Apostolic Women Empowerment Trust has been active in 27 District of Zimbabwe including Shurugwi District, mainly responding to Covid 19 Gender Based Violence. The current Covid 19 Activities they are holding across the country are founded by UNICEF. The main objective of the current Covid 19 program is mainly advocacy for adherence to Covid 19 regulations so as to reduce the spread of Covid 19.These objectives include the following:
- Mask up
- Staying at home
- Social distancing
- Washing of hands
Commenting on the issue Shurugwi Mayor Cllr W.Gwinji cited that residents should stay safe and fight Covid 19