Atupele Muluzi, the president and torchbearer of the United Democratic Front (UDF) in the 2014 tripartite election and his long-time partner, former parliamentarian Angella Zachepa, have officially announced that they are going to wed on November 9, 2013.
Both the officiation and reception of the wedding will be at Kapoloma Village in Machinga, this is the home village of Atupele Muluzi.
The two traditionally engaged in a private ceremony and together have two children.
Atupele’s personal assistant, Charles Mkozomba, confirmed the development.
“The two families are wishing them every happiness.”
Atupele is 35 while Zachepa is 30.
Angela was elected as a Member of Parliament for Blantyre North East at the age of 21, making her the youngest MP ever in Malawi but lost her seat in 2009.
Relations say the couple is “excited” with the plans to wed.