Mutharika fails to attend scheduled Egyptian cultural night

President Peter Mutharika on Friday evening failed to turn up for a scheduled cultural night in Lilongwe.

Egyptians with Malawian Monalisa Kachitsa on their cultural day
Egyptians with Malawian Monalisa Kachitsa on their cultural day

State run Malawi Broadcsting Corporation had for two consecutive days been running announcements that Mutharika would attend the ceremony.

However, Mutharika changed mind last minute and instead delegated vice president Saulos Chilima. No reasons were given.

In his speech at the ceremony, Chilima said the cultural bonds between Malawi and Egypt is what cements the relationship between the two countries.

“Egypt remains an important partner because it helps Malawi in its development endevours,” he said.

He said Egypt has helped Malawi in areas of Agriculture and Tourism, among others. The Egyptian ambassador to Malawi said Egypt has plans to construct its own embassy offices in the country.

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Maunisi
Maunisi
5 years ago

Ndizoona mmimba mwao simulibwino malinga ndizimene tamvazi kuti there is pressure to fire Chaponda and other six ministers implicated in MK577billion cash gate report. But ensure that Vice President Chilima also is delegated for international engagements. Apo bi mulipaulendo

kkilembe
kkilembe
5 years ago
Reply to  Maunisi

Time to fast and pray hard.

Mbonga Matoga
Mbonga Matoga
5 years ago

Kodi anthu inu munakhala bwanji, mumafuna a pulezidenti apite kumeneko asakupeza bwino?

Apulesident anatsegula m’mimba chifukwa cha mapwevupwevu…………..

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