KARONGA(MaraviPost): Malawi President, who is on an extended tour of the Northern Region. On Tuesday commissioned the $13 million Kalenge Water Treatment works in Chitipa.
According to experts and statements made by the President, the system will provide water to over 47, 000 people in the district. A beaming Peter Mutharika said he was very delighted that people of Misuku, Kalenge and the whole of Chitipa district, among others, will now have access to clean water. President Mutharika, said this will, in turn, improve their social and economic welfare.
“A good water supply, is vital for the development of any community. This is why my Government is taking all the necessary steps to make sure that we provide potable water to every corner of this country”, said Mutharika.
The Malawi President boasted that his Government is fulfilling the promises he made to the people of Malawi and Chitipa, while campaigning in the highly competitive 2014 Elections.
President Mutharika promised the people of Chitipa that he will continue working hard to deliver on all the promises on the road to gradually turn the country around, to unrecognizable level.