Paramount Chief Chitimukulu of the Bemba people has challenged youths to take keen interest in traditional ceremonies and preserve the country’s heritage.

ZANIS reports that the traditional leader says youths are the future leaders hence the need for them to be proactive in learning about the diverse cultural practices.

The Mwinelubemba said when he led a team of government officials and Ukusefya Pa Ng’wena Main Organising Committee members to check on the progress at the arena in Mungwi District.

He has since called on parents to take advantage of the school holiday to attend the ceremony with their children.