Statement From President Mutharika When He Switched On The New State Of The Art Machine At Mapeto Limited

REPUBLIC OF MALAWI STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY PROF. ARTHUR PETER MUTHARIKA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI AT THE VISIT OF MAPETO (DWSM) LIMITED IN BLANTYRE ON 10TH JULY, 2015  The Minister of Industry and Trade, Hon, Joseph Mwanamvekha, MP;  The Chairman of Mapeto David Whitehead and Sons Limited Mr Faiza Latif  The General Manager of Mapeto David Whitehead and Sons Limited, Mr. Martin Mpata;  The District Commissioner for Blantyre District Mr Charles Kalemba;  The Mayor for Blantyre District…

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Malawi And Zambia Signs A Treaty On TransFontier Consevation Area.

The visiting Zambian President,Edgar Chagwa Lungu and Malawi’s President Peter Mutharika has signed a treaty on TransFontier Conservation Area (TFCA). The signing of the treaty has finally fulfilled a dream which started over ten years ago, when Malawi and Zambia signed a Momerandum Of Understanding on the same. Speaking before the audience, His Excellency Edgar Lungu thanked the leadership of Peter Mutharika for facilitating the signing of the treaty which will see the two countries working together towards protecting…

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APM Says Investment Forum Vital for Economic Growth of Malawi

State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has said the Malawi Investment Forum currently taking place in country is going to play a big role for Malawi to access to international markets. The Malawian leader was speaking at a State Banquet organized for the delegates to the forum lately. “Malawi will also benefit immensely from your international network through which the country’s products could have increased access to international markets. “On the other hand, investors…

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Mutharika Says Government to Work with Faith Community

State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has assured the nation that his Government will continue to work with the religious community. He made the remarks at the Golden Jubilee Celebration of Chingadzi Parish and Ordination Ceremony of Deacon Pius Chirimba to Priesthood at Chingadzi Parish in Thyolo District. The President said he was happy with the relationship between the Government and the Roman Catholic Church over the years. “Following the cordial relationship we have…

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APM Calls for Support for Disaster Recovery Programme

State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has called upon the International Community to support the country in its recovery and reconstruction programme following the flush floods that hit the country in January. He was speaking in Malawi’s Capital Lilongwe during the Post Disaster Needs Assessment Report Presentation function. The report says that Malawi needs about K215 billion to fully recover from the destruction caused by the floods that washed away crops and also destroyed…

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MALAWI’S MUTHARIKA HAILED FOR COMMITMENT TO AIDS FIGHT Malawi remains a model-UNAIDS’s SIDIBE

President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika and his government has been hailed for demonstrating high level commitment in the national and global fight against HIV and AIDS. Speaking when he called on President Mutharika in Johannesburg South Africa where the President is for African Union summit, United Nations Under Secretary-General and UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibe said Malawi remains a model in the global AIDS fight. Sidibe said Malawi has led in committing to a number of ambitious and risky…

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APM ARRIVES IN SOUTH AFRICA FOR THE AU SUMMIT ….to attend NEPAD, APRM Summits on Saturday

  President Peter arrived in Johannesburg, South Africa on Friday for the 25th Ordinary Summit of  Heads of State and Governments of the African Union (AU) due to open at the Sandton International Conference Centre this Sunday. South Africa’s Minister of Social Development, Bathabile Dlamini, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation George Chaponda, Malawi’s High Commissioners to South Africa and Ethiopia, Prof. Chrissie Kaponda and Chimango Chirwa respectively welcomed President Mutharika at Lanseria International Airport. President Mutharika who…

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President Mutharika Says TFTA Pact to Boost Trade in the Region

State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has hailed the launching of the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) as it is going to boost trade in the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), East African Community (EAC) and Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) regions. He was speaking to journalists after signing the trade pact which is meant to enhance competitiveness and foster regional infrastructure development. “The TFTA itself is vital in…

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Cost-effective Supremacy Which Safeguards Mutharika’s Position On MSB Sale

With a sober mind , it is high time we start thinking outside the box and reflect on the position of President Mutharika on the Sale of Malawi Saving Bank which had not only attracted the attention of the donors community, financial gurus, civil society, politicians and the whole nation. The drama and the politicking on the issue has finally rested, the voice which Malawians were looking for has spoken. The suspension of the recapitalisation process of the Malawi…

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Malawi National Assembly Confirms Justice Nyirenda SC as Chief Justice

The Malawi National Assembly has confirmed Justice Andrew Nyirenda SC as the country’s Chief Justice, Maravi Express has learnt. Justice Nyirenda was appointed by State president of the Republic Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika a couple of months ago in accordance with section 111 (1) of the constitution of Malawi. He took over from retired Chief Justice Anastanzia Msosa SC. According to local media reports, his confirmation has been welcomed by members of the judiciary as well as members of…

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