Fredokiss to contest again as a Member of Parliament for Zingwangwa-Soche Constituency

By Chisomo Phiri

Malawian popular Hip-hop artist Fredokiss real name Penjani Kalua, has officially announced that he will again contest for a Parliamentary seat in the 2025 general elections in  Zingwangwa-Soche Constituency formerly known as Blantyre City Constituency, where he lost the 2019 elections to Noel Lipipa,who won on a Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) ticket.


Fredokiss,son of prominent politician Kamlepo Kalua,made a declaration of interest to contest on Friday through his official Facebook page.

“Just to make it official! I am excited to announce my candidacy for Member of Parliament in 2025, representing Blantyre, Zingwangwa-Soche Constituency! Together, let’s work towards a brighter future for our community,” he posted.

As a young politician Fredokiss currently serves as the National Youth Director for the United Transformation Movement (UTM).

He is an inspiration for every youth in the country due to the message of hope he preaches via his Facebook page and his music.