RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Virginia Union University and 8News will team up to host a Richmond Mayoral Candidate debate on Thursday, Sept. 24.

Former Virginia governor and VUU alum, L. Douglas Wilder and 8News anchor Juan Conde will moderate the two-hour debate. Topics discussed will include the voting process amid a pandemic, race and the removal of Confederate statues throughout the city.

A weblink to submit questions will be announced at a later date.

8News will broadcast the event on ABC 8 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. The full broadcast will be streamed on and VUU’s Facebook page.

The event is free and open to the public.