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Mutharika appoints board of directors for statutory corporations



The President of the Republic of Malawi, His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, has appointed new boards of directors of statutory corporations following the expiry of the mandates of previous ones.

The appointments are with immediate effect.

MALAWI BROADCASTING CORPORATION (MBC)
Monsignor Tamani (Chairperson)
Madalitso Mmeta
Elube Kandewu
Mr Pharao Phiri
Pastor Fraxon Kuyama
Mr Wisdom Chimgwede
Ms Habiba Osman
Mr Chris Chisoni
Secretary for Information, Tourism and Culture (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Offico)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)

MACRA
Lisa Makawa (Chairperson)
Mr Chancy Gondwe
Ms Mervis Makunganya
Mr Gladson Kuyeri
Mr Frank Mbeta
Mr. Harod Jiya
Mr Dave Kaweche
Ms Gladys Mwale
Mr Francis Mangadzuwa
Chief Secretary to the Government (Ex-Officio)
Secretary for Information , Tourism and Culture (Ex-Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)

MACOHA
Mr Abdul Dhudda (Chairperson)
Fr. Kaufa
Sautso Ndalama
Mr. Kelvin Chirambo
Mr. Mahesh Josyabhatla
Dr. Chioza Bandawe
Senior Chief Tsabango
Secretary for Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare (Ex-officio)
Secretary for Education, Science and Technology (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Health (Ex-Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)

NOCMA
NAME
Chief Secretary to the Government (Chairperson)
Dr Kingdom Kwapata
Mr Kayisi Sadala
Elder Georan Kaunda
Dr. D. Mzumara
Fr. G. Buleya
Dr. Lanjesi
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)
Secretary for Energy (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)

NATIONAL SPORTS COUNCIL
Mr James Benjamin Chuma (Chairperson)
Dr Bright Molande
Mrs Wilma Chalulu
Ms Violet Chimkono
Mr Chimwemwe Chigomezgo Nyirenda
T/A Bvumbwe
Rev. Father Mark Kambalazaza
Mr. Rodrick Chiwaya
Mr. Kenneth Mangulama
Mr Khrishna Achutan
Secretary for Youth and Sports Development (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Education, Science and Technology (Ex-Official)

ADMARC
Dr Ibrahim Phiri (Chairperson)
David Luka
Paramount Chief Gomani
Pilirani Vokhiwa
Mai Chikukula
Jimy Yanakes
Prof. Julius Mangisoni
Secretary for Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development (Ex- Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)

NFRA
Rev. Maulana (Chairperson)
Mrs Eleanor Zuwao
Mr. Samson Russell Mang’anda
Mrs Victoria Katunga
Katoki Mwalilino
Paramount Kyungu
Ass. Prof. Venon Kabambe
Mr. Lamson Banda
Mr. Henry Mweziwina
Paul Taulo
T/A Ngolingoliwa
Rev. M’mangisa
Kenneth Sanga
Delia Kamkhwani
Charles Jika
Rachel Mpemba
Secretary for Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development (Ex- Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Officio)

MCA
Dr Rex Harawa (Chairperson)
Mr. Steven Chimtengo
Mr Phylless Kachingwe
Mr. Henry Chowawa
Mr Osman Fatch
Ms Vera Zulu
Mr Jim Nsomba
Ted Chiyembekeza
James Chipungu
Chawa Mtuwa
Auditor General (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Education, Science and Technology (Ex-Officio)
Principal of the College (Ex- Officio)

MALAWI INSTITUTE OF EDUCAQTION
Vice Chancellor, Mzuzu University (Chairperson)
Dean of the Faculty of Education at Chancellor College
Sr. Kambilonje
Mr Joseph Patel- ISAMA
Mr Patrick M. Kholongo
Rev Mbedza
Sister Maselina Matola
Mr Clement Chilingulo
Representative Christian Council of Mlawi
Representative of Catholic Secretariat
Secretary for Education, Science and Technology (Ex- Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex- Officio)
Director of Inspection and Advisory Services (Ex- Officio)
Representative of the Department of Teacher Education and Development (Ex- Officio )
Executive Director of MANEB (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Officio)

NATIONAL COMMISSION OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Prof. Moses Kwapata (Chairperson)
Dr. James Maida
Mr. Kamuzu Chibambo
Dr Dorothy Nampota
Mr. Ben Bonongwe
Dr Gertrude Chapotera Kaunda
Mr. Roy Coombes
Prof. George Kanyama Phiri
Dr. Sitinga Kachingwe
Mr Charles Malunga
Mr. George Mnesa
Mrs Ella Ulaya
Lumbani Pete
Mphatso Macheso Chigamba
Mr. Francis Panulo
Secretary for Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Develoment (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Education, Science and Technology (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Health (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporation(Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Natural Resources, Energy and Mining (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Economic Planning and Development (Ex- Officio)

MANEB
Vice Chancellor, University of Malawi (Chairperson)
Dr. Abulazizi Kazembe
Rev. Vasco Kachipapa
Mr. Mauya Msuku
Pastor McPherson Jere
Mrs Maggie Chagunda
Ms Ellena Nandewe
Mrs.M. Mangulama
Martha Kwataine
Curriculum Specialist -MIE (Executive Director)
Division Manager- South East Educatin Division
Secretary for Education, Science and Technology (Ex- Officio)
Deputy Direcotr for Distance Education (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporation(Ex- Officio)
Malawi Council of Churches (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Labour and Manpower Development (Ex- Officio)

MALAWI HOUSING CORPORATION
Mr John Kumwembe (Chairperson)
Hon. Ben Mangila
Mrs Bessie Nsambo
Ms. M. Chimbalanga
Mr. Dave Chidyaonga
Mrs Vera Kamtukule
Happy Kumwenda
Secretaty for Lands, Housing and Urban Development (Ex- officio)
Comptroller of Statutory CorporationS (Ex- Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)

BLANTYRE WATER BOARD
Mr.James Naphambo (Chairperson)
Rev. Remson Mpinganjira
Rev Mrs M. Chirapula
Mr Ziddy Medi
Mrs Ruth Laisi
Rev Harold Matiya Nkhoma
Mr Sai Kaphali
Mr Saidi Mussa
Ms Reselyn Barbara Malunga
Mai Helen Singh
Ecrain Kudontoni
Ms Maureen Kachingwe
Mrs Shahida Hussein
Dr Chimera
Secretary for Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development (Ex- Officio)
CEO- Blantyre City Council
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)

MALAWI POSTS CORPORATION (MPC)
Fr. Masauko (Chairperson)
Dr Tikhala Chibwana
Bishop Lonex Kaduma
Martha Kamanga
Bob Chimkango
Mr Greyson Chapita
Mr Symon Chinangwa
T/A Nsamala
Mr. Richard Lister
Secretary for Information, Tourism and Culture (Ex-Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)

MALAWI GAMING BOARD (MGB)/ NATIONAL LOTTERIES BOARD (NLB)
Mr Billy Banda (Chairperson )
Ms Victoria Kingstone
Ms Sara Modecai
Rajab Malimba
Mr. Thom Njika
Reverend McLoyd Biton Bwanali
Pastor David Mkandawire
Mrs Emmie Chanika
Bokosi Khamba
Secretary for Information, Tourism and Culture (Ex-Officio)
Chief Secretary to the Government (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex-Offcio)

ELECTRICITY SUPPLY CORPORATION OF MALAWI (ESCOM) LIMITED
Mr. Richard Makonde (Chairperson)
Prof. Grant Kululanga
Mr Steve Duwa
Mr. Andrew Gadama
Mr Dean Josaya
Mrs. Bernadetta Mandoloma
Fr. Namba
Eng. Levi Kaonga
Rhoda Chilenga
Mr. Phillip Mandinga
Mr. John Magombo
Mr. Frank Kunje
Mr. Chikumbutso Mkwamba
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex -Officio)
Secretary for Natural Resources, Energy and Mining (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)
Director of Energy in the Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining (Ex-Officio)

NATIONAL YOUTH COUNCIL OF MALAWI (NYCOM)
Ms Manece Nkhata (Chairperson )
Ms. Monica Dzonzi
Mr Sam Zuze
Ms. Chisomo Chona
Rev. Kadawati
Ms. Juliet Magombo
Mr. Jones Mwalwanda
Hon. Gawanani
Father Michael Useni
Mr. Patrick Kaudzu
Ms. Mphatso Baluwa Jimu
Mr. Louis Ngalande
Salire Ndala
Mr Sam Namathanga

TECHNICAL ENTREPRENEURIAL AND VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING AUTHORITY (TEVETA)
Ms Rhoda Misomali (Chairperson)
Mr Luther Mambala
Ms Bridget Kamanga
Mr. Ronald Mbewe (representing MCTU)
Mr. Peter Morris Ngomwa (represnting MACOHA)
Mr. Ronald Mtonga (representing Council for NGOs)
Mrs Esther Chide
Mr. Alexander Kalanda (representing Financial Intermediaries)
Hon. Ntopi

Ms Abigirl Kalua
Hon. Thamanga
Mr. Mahikili
Secretary for Labour and Manpower Development (Ex-Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Education Science and Technology (Ex-Officio)
Secretary for Industry and Trade (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)

MALAWI NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR UNESCO (MNC- UNESCO)
The Secretary for Education, Science and Technology (Chairperson)
Director of Education Planning (Ministry of Education)
Secretary to the Treasury (Budget Director)
The University of Malawi (University Registrar or senior representative)
The Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
Solicitor General and Secretary for Justice and Constitutional Affairs
Director of Culture, Ministry of Information, Tourism and Culture
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations
The Executive Secretary-National Commission for UNESCO (Ex-Officio)

THE NATIONAL LIBRARY SERVICE
Prof. Joseph J. Uta (Chairperson)
Mr.Mugona
Father Katundu
Hon. Bimphi
Mrs Chrissie Nampeya
Chief Kabunduli
Ms Jacinta Chikaonda
Rev Peter Likagwa
Annie Lemani Singano
Fr. Mwinganyama
Mrs Rose Sangweni Chikhambi
Secretary for Education, Science and Technology (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations(Ex-Officio)
Secretary for Local Government and Rural Development (Ex- Officio)
Inspector General of Police (Ex-Officio)
Secretary for Information, Tourism and Culture (Ex-Officio)

SOUTHERN REGION WATER BOARD
John Kapito (Chairperson)
Mrs. Magret Sauzande
Mrs. J. Theka
Dr. Mwiza Nkhata
Mr. Yona Mlotha
Mr Jimmy Banda
Rev. Chimenya
Rev. Baxter Maulidi
Mr. Moza Zeleza
Hon. Namatumbo
T.A Kalembo
Secretary for Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development(Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Local Government and Rural Development (Ex- Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Officio)

SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE (SMEDI)
Dr Betty Chinyamunyamu (Chairperson)
Mr. Dalitso Kubalasa
Mr Robert Ngaiyaye
Ms Bertha Nachuma
Mr Ernest Kaonga
Mr. Dick Maganga
T/A Liwonde
Eric Thulambo
Mr. R. Likomwa
Mr. Edwin Njowe
Mr. Steve Malamba
Ms. Maluwa Kwatiwani
Secretary for Industry and Trade (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Labour and Manpower Development (Ex- Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Officio)

PHARMACY, MEDICINES AND POISONS BOARD (PMPB)
Mr. Patrick Tembo (Chairperson)
Mrs Ivy Zingano
Dr. G. R. Njunga
Dr Mrs M. Chaponda
Yamikani Malunga
Chief of Health Services (Ex-Officio)
Chief Pharmacist (Ex- Officio)
Registrar-Medical Council of Malawi (Ex-Officio)
Registrar-Nurses and Midwives Council of Malawi (Ex-Officio)
Secretary for Health (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex-Officio)

ROADS AUTHORITY
Mr. Jackson Gomani (Chairperson)
Mr. Francis Fegus Gondwe
Mr Frank Mayele
Mr Khwesi Msiska
Mr. Ken Chilewe
Mrs Chris Flao
Mr. Charles Malidadi
Dr. Ignasio Ng’oma
Mr. Timothy Benjamin Saopa
Yeo Msiska
Mrs. C. Mtonda
Representative of MALGA
Secretary for Transport and Public Works (Ex Officio)
Secretary for Local Government and Rural Development (Ex-Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Officio)

AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LIMITED (ADL)
Bishop Vitta Malasa (Chairperson)
Mr. Wilkins Mijiga
Mr. H. W. Naming’ona
Dr. N. Nyirongo
Mayamiko Mwinjiro
Mr. Andyson J. Mathotho
Senior Chief Karonga
Secretary for Transport and Public Works (Ex- Officio)
Comptroller of Statutory Corporations (Ex- Officio)
Secretary for Information, Tourism and Culture (Ex- Officio)
Secretary to the Treasury (Ex- Officio)
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Mr. Voice Mhone, Ambassador to Germany
Mr. Chimango Chirwa, Ambassador to Ethiopia and the African Union
Mr. Ted. Kalebe, Ambassador to Belgium and the European Union
Mr. Yunus Mussa, Ambassador to Egypt
Dr. Chrissie Kaponda, High Commissioner to South Africa
Mr. Edward Sawerengera, Ambassador to Brazil
Mr. Thoko Banda, Ambassador to Zimbabwe
Mr. Necton Mhura, Ambassador to the United States
Mr. Frank Viyazi, High Commissioner to Mozambique.

All the newly-appointed diplomats, except Mr. Thoko Banda who was already confirmed, will go through the Public Appointments Committee (PAC) of Parliament.