Uladi condemns DPP govt for late response to Malawi disaster

Members of Parliament (MPs) started their business of the Mid-Year Budget Review Meeting  the People’s Party (PP) leader in Parliament Uladi Mussa condemned Peter Mutharika government for its late response to the disaster, especially in Salima where flooding took place earlier than districts in the Southern Region.

Mussa condemned Peter Mutharika government for its late response to the disaster

Uladi Mussa condemned Peter Mutharika government for its late response to the disaster

He also pointed out that many affected households were being ignored because they did not have a double tragedy.

“The assistance, when it comes, is focusing on families whose crops and houses were washed away, but those who have houses intact are not being assisted,” claimed Mussa in parliament.

Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has  since allocated an additional K1 billion towards the disaster relief programme following flooding and damage to property in 15 of the country’s 28 districts.

The extra money, which comes after the initial K500 million that government pumped into the programme, will be factored in the revised estimates that Gondwe is expected to present on Friday as part of the Mid-Year Budget Review report.

Meanwhile, female members of Parliament (MPs) through the Women’s Caucas plan to send a delegation to disaster-stricken areas to assess impact and ensure fair distribution of relief to the victims on February 5 and 6.

Chairperson of the Women’s Caucas, Jessie Kabwila, said the committee would send two teams to the eastern and southern parts of Malawi where many have been displaced.

“We plan to reach out to all districts affected. We are very worried because the disaster has put women and children in a difficult position and some are not getting enough support,” Kabwila told reporters.

The Women’s Caucas pointed out that there are still more people who are desperate and have not received any support.

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Mbuzi iyi!!!


Kodi awanso Auladi kuti chani palibe angakumveleni bambo, kamaloko wanu uja kodi alikuti, APM WOYEEEEEE


this uladi guy mmmmh,,what was our,my president supposed to do?to stop the floods,to carry the houses on his head or to what??live him alone,u always want to find something to say aboutmy president,your leader bwaaa..if u tired of him go naweso ukakokoloke iyaaah….viva APM!


Koma Change Golo!


and WE THE PEOPLE condemn you for your late condemnation

Strange rains

A Uladi mukakhala mulibe chokamba ndibwino kungovomereza za bwino zomwe anzanu akuyesetsa kuchita rather than kumakamba zoduka mutu zanuzo..

Zaliro wa Zaliro

I want to agree with all those against Uladi’s sentments that guy is useless


Kodi uladi abiti Namaloko abwera liti?

Listen to rafaelo tenthani. Please listen to him. If we continue the current style of village and town planning and civil engineering and masonry, these kind of disasters will be an annual occurrence. And ifwe continue to rely on firewood sand charcoal for fuel wood (cooking nsima/sima and nyemba/ntchunga), our environment is doomed! And we are doomed along with it. DID I hear right that MRA donate one meter to dodma? I always thought MRA was a state agency whose mandate was to collect revenue and pass it on. But now they can give to the state? Someone help me… Read more »

Mr change golo dont politising & blame de govt,personaly wat hv u done so far?

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