Chakhwantha re elected chair of Legal Affairs Parliamentary Committee

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Parliamentarian Lewis Peter Chakhwantha has been re elected as Parliamentary Legal Committee Chairperson.

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Chakhwantha was elected on Monday unopposed.

In an interview with Nyasa Times, Chakhwantha who is a lawyer by profession said he will continue working hard to ensure democracy work in this country.

The position of the chairperson on legal matters fell vacant during the last seating of parliament according to the standing orders.

Chakhwantha graduated from University of Malawi twice and holds both LLB (Hons) and B.Education.

He currently runs Armstrong Law firm.

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Its is different when you are caught unprepared for interview bambo. By and bybhe should pick up the tension that comes into your body when commenting on sensitive issues its not easy for starters


The ascent has nothing to do with his profession. He knows his job perfectly well. Congrats my namesake.


koma azilankhula Chichewa bwaa? English yawo, eish!??


Paja ameneyi atate ake analinso a MP.

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All the best peter, with Gods wisdom no doubt you will by Gods grace! More blessings

Chiyembekezo phiri

Bwana muonjezd moto this time

For those of us who have followed this young man from sexondary school and university, we have never doubted his capabilities. Given an enabling environment to work on, he is a man destined to achieve alot. He has always been a Go-getter and result-oriented, determined and fearless. Capable of leadership. We are enjoying the work of his hands already. He called for President to be appearing before parliament to answer members’ questions for accountability, he also fought hard to stop the sale of Malawi Savings Bank; also he pushed for the 92 billion report which instead revealed 577 billion kwacha… Read more »

Congrats comrade thats indeed from the real ruling party to be, come 2019! Its time to show the fraudlent dpp that mcp can make things move forward be critical in upholing the law so that malawi can enjoy equal preivilledge of the fundamental human rights


bwinotu asakudyetse sikono a DPPwa.


Mpulukutu, congrats. One on me this evening. Uzipemphera iwe!

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