- March 8 marks International Women's Day and that of this year is themed 'Choose to Challenge'
- Millions of people around the world have taken to social media to celebrate the day
- Legit.ng readers have shared photos with lovely words celebrating themselves and the women in their lives
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International Women's Day which falls on March 8 is a day dedicated to globally celebrate all things women, annually.
It is meant to celebrate all the achievements of women across the world and all the contributions they've made towards social, economic, cultural and political advancements.
Legit.ng recently called on its readers to join the challenge, urging them to celebrate the women in their lives.
Below are some posts from readers celebrating themselves, their wives, mothers and daughters.
Adenike celebrated herself and another lady.
Simon celebrates his super beautiful mother.
Favour chose to celebrate herself.
Michael shared a lovely message praising women especially DJ Switch whom he described as a 'woman of our generation'.
Lily shared a sweet message dedicated to her mum.
Paul also celebrated his mum for her 'endless love'.
Njenson dedicated her post to her mother as well, describing her as the 'one I breathe for'.
Oluwabusayomi celebrated herself.
KBrule chose to celebrate his foster mother.
HansGrace chose to celebrate his woman with a totally sweet message.
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Oba celebrated his mother.
Ajibola also celebrated his lady love.
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In a similar story, Big Brother Naija reality star, Ozo, joined millions of people around the world to mark International Women's Day.
The former Lockdown housemate took to his Instagram page to celebrate the women in his family, his mother and three sisters who according to him consists of doctors and a lawyer.
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Kumashe Yaakugh is a Legit.ng journalist with three years of working experience in the media industry. She graduated from Benue State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication. Kumashe is an entertainment and lifestyle editor reporting mostly on entertainment and human interest stories. When she isn't working, Kumashe uses her spare time to read about historical events, music and cultures around the world. Learn more about her on Twitter @kvmashe