President Peter Muthatika will perfrom the state opening of 47th session of parliament on November 10 by delivering a State of the Nation Address (Sona), it has been disclosed.
Speaker of the National Assembly Richard Msowoya said a new session of parliament shall be held at Parliament Buildings in Lilongwe, and shall begin on the 10th November, 2017 to December 15 , 2017.
Leaders of all parties in the House will meet in the Business Committee to discuss on the business to be conducted.
Accoridng to rules, in a new session all business in the previous session falls off and will have to be reintroduced.
During the new session, opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) will welcome its three new members who have been elected in last Tuesday’s by-elections