MP for Zomba Chisi dies: Mangulenje of DPP

A dark cloud has engulfed Malwi’s old capital city, Zomba following the death of  ruling Democratic Peogressive Party (DPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Zomba Chisi constituency Peter Chizalo Mangulenje.

The Parliamentarian died Wednesday September 23 ,2015 at Mwaiwathu Hospital in Blantyre after a short illness, Zomba District Commissioner (DC) Benet Nkasala has confirmed with sadness.

National Assembly spokesperson, Leonard Mengezi, said the burial will be held on Friday in Zomba.

“Tentatively the burial will be on Friday, but we will issue a statement tomorrow [Thursday] about the burial arrangements. The body will be taken to his home village from College of Medicine tomorrow,” he said.

Late Mangulenje became member of parliament for the area in 2009. He was the only DPP parliamentarian who retained his seat during the 2014 tripartite polls in Zomba.

In the event of death, the Malawi Electoral Commission which recently conducted by-elections for ward councillors will have to hold by elections for the Zomba Chisi constituency.

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21 thoughts on “MP for Zomba Chisi dies: Mangulenje of DPP”

  1. KHOSA says:

    wapitadi mangulenje.

    pano wokamuika munthu uja.

    matiya azakulirabe

  2. clement says:

    Very bad to lose our beloved mp but its written in the bible that we will die, may your soul rest in peace. Hope DPP will retake the sit.

  3. Urunji says:

    Amene akufunsawo sanalakwitse chifukwa ngati muzitsata kwambiri, this is the second posting, the first posting panalibe zoti ndi wachipanii chanji. Popeza anthu afunsa nchifukwa chake alembanso nkutchula chipani chake cha DPP. May His Soul Rest in Peace.

  4. Zimdollar says:

    U the one who make comment #12….if u knw that u are qualified person nd u got resource just go nd stand on By-Election rather than 2 talk rubbish here,who is blocking u 2 do so,instead 2 pass ur condolence,u are busy talking fucking sheet here,if u are a wiser person just go cz we need the wiser people like u……concert ur brain b4 u make stupid comment…..

  5. Bro Geo Geoff Chipengule says:

    Its so sad to loose u jst like dat, u had unfinished mission, bt why so soon?? Ndani anyamule odwala from matiya 2 zomba on a weekly basis? Abwino sakhalisadi eti? May Your Soul Rest In Internal Peace Til We Meet Again In God’s Glory!!!

  6. Hehehede says:

    Pepani kwambiri nonse okhudzidwa he was a humble man.

  7. mphwiyo says:

    Good, now I can run in the bye election.

  8. DOBO says:

    No 9 ndi 5 sadziwa kuti kuli chipani cha DPP amadziwa DPP ya mzimai ozenga milandu uja,Khumbo Kachale.

  9. SOKONOMBWE says:

    AM I DREAMING OR WHAT ? ABALE ,ZALEMBEDWA KUTI MALEMUWA ANALI WA DPP AND YOU ARE STILL ASKING KUTI ANALI WA CHIPANI CHANJI.
    UMBALI ULIBE MANKHWALADI. ANYWAY, THAT IS WHY I HATE TO BE CALLED A MALAWIAN..

  10. Read the sub-heading first.This late Mp was a member of DPP.Too bad to lose a law maker now.So now dogs are celebrating and fighting already for the vacancy left.They “misozi ya ng’ombe ni cimwemwe ca agalu”.Already there some galus amene alikupikinya michila ati kwete-kwete usekelela Bye-Election mu Zomba Chisi.

  11. Kingsley Yohane Simon says:

    MHSRIP

  12. Malawian!!! says:

    Do you just read the headlines? The story says he was a Dpp candidate, he even retained his seat in 2014 elections.

  13. Amadwala chani? Anali wachipani chanji? Anabadwa chaka chanji? What is his background and work history. Then ndikuzakambako ndi akuchibale pang’ono. Timati nkhani ili balanced ikatero

  14. His Excellency the Life President Wolemekezeka Mkango Lion Chivomorezi Chisokonezo Manthakanjenjemereza says:

    May his soul rest in piece.

  15. Harrison Tembo says:

    May his Soul Rest In Eternal Peace. To the bereaved family, God will make a way.

  16. Kuwala kosatha kuwawalitse. Ause ndi mtendere.

  17. urunji says:

    May his soul rest in peace. Koma anali wa chipani chanji abale.

  18. mwa ambuye says:

    RIP BROOOOOOOOOOOO

  19. MRA STAFF says:

    Bad News. MHSREP

  20. Emmatuwa says:

    very very sad

  21. ayatula says:

    may his Soul rest in peace

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