Nollywood actress Uche Jombo has joined the world to celebrate the International Day of the Girl Child. The actress shared a post on social media with a photo of herself and her female colleagues.
The world is celebrating the International Day of the Girl Child this Friday, October 11. This special day is a day of international observance declared by the United Nations to educate people on issues concerning the problems the girl child faces.````
International Day of the Girl Child is celebrated every year on the same day with a different theme to challenge and advocate the issues. This year's theme is the GirlFrorce: Unscripted and unstoppable.
Jombo joined the world to celebrate the important day by sharing a post about it on her Instagram page.
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Following the theme, the actress shared a photo of herself with other female actresses to celebrate the special day. The actresses in the photo all seemed to have started acting around the same as they have done many movies together.
These powerful and talented actresses, Stephanie Okereke Linus, Ini Edo, Rita Dominic, Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, and Jombo herself have shown the movie industry that they are unstoppable from time to time as they continue to break barriers.
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In her post, Jombo urged Nigerians to join millions of girls around the world to celebrate. She advised people to support girls for proving that they are unstoppable, adding that empowered girls today are tomorrow's leaders.
In other news, Legit.ng reported that that in commemoration of the International Day of the Girl Child, an organisation concluded plans to train over 200 female primary school pupils on life and leadership skills.
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