Chakwera to reduce the number of Cabinet Ministers this January

By Staff Reporter

President Dr Lazarus Chakwera says he will announce a new and lean cabinet before the end of this month.

In his new year address on Monday evening, Dr Chakwera said in the new year, the government will continue to work around the clock towards stimulating and reviving the country’s economy.

President Chakwera

Among other things, he has reaffirmed his administration’s resolve in fighting corruption and promoting the rule of law.

The Malawi leader has also called for added vigilance in the fight against the cholera outbreak, which has so far killed over 500 people.

While extending his goodwill new-year wishes to the country’s citizenry, Dr Chakwera further disclosed that he will present a detailed report on issues of national interest during a State of the Nation Address which is scheduled for next month.