President Edgar Lungu has provided lunch for over 500 students gathered at OYDC Zambia to commemorate the 2019 Annual Sports Day for the National Movement for Catholic Students.
The National Movement For Catholic Students based UNZA hosted their 2019 Annual Sport Day and took part in 6 sporting disciplines namely basketball, soccer,athletics, volleyball, badminton and netball.
Minister of Youth, Sport and Child Development Emmanuel Mulenga who graced the occasion announced that president Lungu is in full support of sports and offered to feed the students as a way of encouraging and motivating them.
Mr. Mulenga emphasized that the gesture is in support to encourage healthy lifestyles among the students.
Mr. Mulenga encouraged students not to just concentrate on academics but ensure they also accommodate sports in order to excel in life.
He said students should atleast dedicate 5 hours in a week to engage in sports for them to live healthy lifestyles.