Walter re-elected as FA Malawi president for fifth term: Alide veep as Mwenda floored

Football Association of Malawi (FAM) president McMillan Walter Nyamilandu has been re-elected for a fifth term on Saturday after  defeating his closets  challenger former vice president James Mwenda in an election overshadowed by violence as  police fired tear gas to disperse Mwenda’s supporters who were disputing the outcome of the election.

Walter Nyamilandu: Wins FAM re-election vote for fifth term

At the elective Annual General Meeting (AGM) , 36 eligible voters representing FAM affiliates voted to start with voting before deliberations.

After casting their ballots and counting finished, FAM electoral committee chairperson Justice Silvester Kalembera announced results that Nyamilandu was handed another four years of power.

Kalembera said Nyamilandu – a former football player for Be Forward Wanderers, University of Malawi and national football tema –  secured victory with 23 votes against  13 votes for Mwenda.

Nyamilandu, who has been FAM president for 15 years, stated that he wants to finish his projects and also to ensure that his term at Fifa Council runs simultaneously with his presidency at FAM so that the country can benefit through football development.

“I wanr  to continue to make significant contributions to my beloved country following my appointment as a member of the Fifa Council,” he said.

Mwenda is nout out of the FAM leadership as lawyer Jabbar Alide  was elected  first vice president with 21 votes against Daud Mtanthiko’s 15.

In other posts,  Othaniel Hara  was elected  second vice president with 21 votes against Lameck Khonje’s 15.

New executive members are Muhammad Seleman, Chimango Munthali, Rashid Ntelera and Christopher Kuyera.

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Faka Mpweya
Faka Mpweya
9 months ago

Kkkkk kumangotsutsa zilizonse panalinso tippex apa? A opposition manyaka enieni

George Victor
9 months ago

Kaka a Chibowa muli kuti mwangiti ziii ndi achina Suzgo …basi basi muzingomusiyira Walter chonchi???

Thandizo Edgar Sonkho
Thandizo Edgar Sonkho
9 months ago

Congratulations Walter on your re-election for another term of office. This is no surprise considering the good football administration style that you’ve managed to achieve at FAM. Your positions at both CAF and FIFA are but proof of your football administration fluency.

I believe with the raising the bar initiative that you will soon be implementing, Malawi soccer will never be the same again. Once again congratulations Walter

National CEO
National CEO
9 months ago

Tippex

Chiyabwe
Chiyabwe
9 months ago

But why are we complaining when we all know who voted for him? We should deal with those affiliates who voted for him! Atiuze WHY!

Takwala
Takwala
9 months ago

Opposition yagwanso!!! Kikikiki kid musova guys.

eeetu
9 months ago

This is bad move …. chi mfiti , mzibambo wa magazi mmanja….. wa satanic …….. chinakwela chinatsika….. utsika tsiku lina.

Keen Observer
Keen Observer
9 months ago

Zomvetsa chisoni kwambiri that’s why Malawi National Team The Flames wins Plates instead of Cups hahahahaha

LGBT PROPER GANDA
LGBT PROPER GANDA
9 months ago

Ntambo ndi Madzi zithabwanji pamenepo?Sinanga umakhuwakhuwa zilizonse.

Jatula
Jatula
9 months ago

May God curse all who voted and supported this Malawi killer snake called Walter…kaya mukuti water…he must know that millions of malawians are crying…..

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