The controversial regional governor for the ruling Democratic Progressive party has been rewarded with a cabinet post in the latest cabinet reshuffle by president Peter Mutharika. Mchacha has been appointed deputy minister of Homeland Security,
The motor mouth regional governor has recently hit the headlines for some outrageous remarks that many critics felt President Mutharika should have acted on . However, many people are shocked that the Malawi President has decided to reward Mchacha
Mchacha was recently criticized for calling all the women that support UTM of the Vice President Saulos Chilima prostitutes . He has been slut-shaming women, whose only crime is associating with his party’s opponents. In other words, all women who are not in DPP, but with other parties, are ‘mahule’ (whores). Not long ago, Mchacha described UTM secretary General Patricia Kaliati as an idiot and this was in the presence of Kaliati husband at a meeting which Mutharika addressed in Blantyre.
Many have seen the appointment of Mchacha as desperate measures by Mutharika as he is preparing for the campaign period. Mchacha a former minibus call boy has risen within the ranks of the ruling party