Controversial DPP governor Mchacha rewarded with a ministerial post 

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

Charles Mchacha: Now deputy minister

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