Munxar Local Council holds annual ‘Jum il-Munxar’
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Last weekend, Munxar Local Council celebrated ‘Jum il-Munxar.’ Several activities were organised for the occassion with local participants. Present for the celebration were the Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono and Parliamentary Secretary for Public Dialogue and Information, Chris Said.
In the evening the choirs of Munxar took part, together with a number of people from the neighborhood. The special guests were the Chorus Urbanus and young singers Francesca and Michaela who represented Malta in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. One of these singers is from Munxar. Also during the evening the prize ‘Gieh il-Munxar’ was presented by Mayor Joseph Sultana to Emanuel Spiteri.
The Gozo Minister, Giovanna Debono addressed those present praising the festivities and all the work that Munxar, as well as other Local Councils carry out.
Chris Said mentioned the fact that the Local Council of Munxar is very active in bringing additional funds to help the area including that of works carried out in Xlendi..
Chris Said praised Emanuel Spiteri who won ‘Gieh il-Munxar’ for his work and dedication to the village. The Parliamentary Secretary said that local councils do well to recognise people who work quietly for the good of the community which benefits all.
Mayor Joseph Sultana gave a review of the work carried out by the local council over the past year along with information of projects still to be carried out.