The publicity secretary of Malawi Congress Party Rev Maurice Munthali has been appointed an advisor to the President. Munthali will be the special advisor on peace, reconciliation and nation building.
In a statement made available to 247Malawi news, Munthali said ” it has indeed pleased the state president to appoint me , this is not only humbling , it is an honour to serve under Chakwera’s administration in such a noble portfolio”
Munthali joins a list of special advisors that have been appointed by President Dr Lazarus Chakwera so far;
-Moses Kunkuyu: Special advisor on Chiefs and Rural Governance.
Maxwell Thyolera, ex legislator for Lilongwe North East, is now Presidential Advisor on Parliamentary Affairs.
-Ephraim Chibvunde, Peoples Party vice president for the South, is presidential advisor on Political Affairs.
– Chancellor Kaferapanjira ( former CEO of Malawi Confederation of Commerce and Industry) is Chief Economic Advisor.
-Samson Lembani: Chief Advisor on Public Policy and Governance.
-Colleen Zamba: Chief Advisor on Sustainable Development Goals and International Relations.
– Chris Chaima Banda: Chief Advisor on Strategy and Manifesto Implementation.
-Lucius Banda: Advisor on Youth and Arts.
– Cleric Brian Kamwendo, former deputy secretary general, Nkhoma Synod, Presidential Advisor on Religious Affairs.