Chilima attends Mulli memorial: ‘No lazy bones for Malawi to develop’

Malawi  Vice President Saulos Chilima says it is only through unity, hard work and the respect of others that the country can develop.

VP Chilima:   Unity, respect and hard work is needed
VP Chilima: Unity, respect and hard work is needed

Chilima made the remarks Saturday at Horo in Phalombe at Traditional Authority (T/A) Kaduya during the annual celebrations of the life of the late Lacton Mulli, the founder of Mulli Borthers Limited (MBL).

The vice president cited the Mulli Brothers Family as a good example of a family that has thrived by following the principles of unity, respect and hard work.

He said in the past pupils at school used to be told to respect their parents and regard them as their second God and those who followed this principles flourished as is the case of the Mulli Brothers.

Moreover, quoting the Holy Bible in  2 Thessalonians 3vs 10, the Vice President said God stipulated that a lazy person should not be given any food, hence the success of the Mulli Brothers can only be attributed to hard work since they own one of the largest companies in the country.

He urged Malawians to emulate the works of the Mulli Brothers and desists from dividing the country adding that it is through hard work that the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) won the 2014 Tripartite Elections and not through rigging as other people are claiming.

In his remarks at the ceremony Leston Mulli who is the General Manager of MBL and representative of the Mulli Brother’s family welcomed everyone to the event saying its aim was to celebrate the successes of the late Lacton Mulli who lived from 1944 to 2006.

He said their late father founded the company himself which currently has 17 subsidiaries and employs over 15,000 Malawians.

Mulli urged government to continue supporting the company by giving it contracts saying many Malawians are being assisted through MBL.

Also taking her part at the celebration ceremony, T/A Kaduya commended the Mulli Brothers for continuing the works that their late father started saying the company is assisting a lot of people in the country.

The ceremony which was led by church elders from the Church of Central African Presbyterian (CCAP) and Catholic Church included a number of choirs, traditional dances and a sumptuous lunch.

A number of cabinet ministers also graced the occasion including the former first lady Callista Mutharika.-Mana

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Anzeru Akummawa
5 years ago

Chondidabwitsa Ine nchakuti vaisi pulezidenti akukatani kumaliro a business man? Just politics as usual. President and vice president of Malawi should not be at kulonga ufumu and or kumaliro a businessman. They may as well be at a nurse’s funeral.. at least a nurse saves lives.

jasitasi chilungamo
jasitasi chilungamo
5 years ago

Zimenezi Saulos muziwuuzana ndi mzako Mbendera who was crying like baby the midst of night for betraying malawians.We r not that gullible to take everything from you.Tamangolilani Maliro a Mulli osati kuchulutsa zoyankhula zopanda pache.

Demo
Demo
5 years ago

Nzako zimenezo khala chocho ukudandaula pakana Yesu azakupeza kom amzako akulamula. Kodi chipani chako ndi chiti, cha atumbukachi,kapena cha nyau chi

Phil Domue Chilipanonchaine
Phil Domue Chilipanonchaine
5 years ago

Saulos when are you becoming Paulo? You need conversion osati zotinamiza za DPP CHIEF “WELL WISHER” MULLI.

Sidreck Austin
5 years ago

Iwe mbuzi eti

aphiri
aphiri
5 years ago

15,000 ake ati mulli bodza. Unachotsa anthu ambili ntchito opanda malipilo. For saulos u rigged elections thru mec guys who were changing figures. We can expose u

meta
meta
5 years ago

mulinso ndikachiyani

Imraan Sadick
5 years ago

Ma dreams a Malawi akakhoza ka MCE/Diploma ndikupeza ntchito M’boma pa Company/NGO/ ndicholinga chakuti adzipanga Cashgate
Amalawi ndi ntchamba zawanthu-tindalama takubato amangotheraso mowa ndi ma Hule pamene ana kunyumba akusowa ma basic needs
Amalawi ndi business ndikumanzere_shame!

dada
dada
5 years ago

Initially it was hard work. Then his siblings missed the path and diployed greediness & nastiness strategy.
Nobody can deny the fact that Mulli was a hard worker. But these ones heaven knows.

Lipukwe
Lipukwe
5 years ago

Mwayamba kumuyndikilaso mufuna ayambeso kusokoneza zinthu pa malawi pano? asekese ma business a amwenye, aqmangise anthu mopanda umboni, achosese apolice ntchito popanda nkhani iliyonse? zisilu inu!!!!!!!! ndiyesotu bola JBtu anamukozela mukamwa ameneyi.

chims
chims
5 years ago

i indeed wish this was the spirit. it begins at home and flourish. if people in families were that united together we would have achieved more. koma timanyozana pachibale.bravo the mulli brothers. do u not have sisters?

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