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First Ladies, Geingos and Biden inspire the youth

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The First Ladies of Namibia and the US, Monica Geingos and Jill Biden, have joined forces to inspire and empower young people to take on leadership roles and embrace democracy.

Their message was clear: the future belongs to the youth, and they must be prepared to take on the challenges that lie ahead.

Speaking at a youth empowerment forum at the Namibian University of Science and Technology (NUST) in Windhoek, the two First Ladies urged young people to break free from the constraints that hold them back and to embrace a commitment to excel in all areas of life.

America's First Lady Dr Jill Biden to visit Namibia

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First Lady Monica Geingos announced that U.S First Lady Jill Biden will travel to Namibia on Wednesday.

Dr. Biden’s visit will strengthen the United States’ partnerships on the African continent, and advance shared priorities in the region.

The U.S. First Lady’s engagements will focus on the empowerment of women and youth, efforts to address food insecurity, and promoting shared democratic values.

The visit follows the U.S.-Africa Leaders’ Summit held last year where Dr. Biden hosted a two-day spousal engagement