Friday, January 27, 2023
HomeMalawiBesieged Malawi President promises Tonse govt to cerebrate Cultural festivals on National...

Besieged Malawi President promises Tonse govt to cerebrate Cultural festivals on National Day of Unity

Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera

By Dorica Mtenje

LILONGWE (Maravipost): Besieged Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera’s Tonse government has set National Unity Day as a day of celebration of all cultural festivals from next year.

Many Malawians see this as a ruse to destruct attention for many an ending scandals from a government that is only two years in power.

President Lazarus Chakwera said this on Saturday 26 Nov 2022 during the  Gonapamuhanya Tumbuka Annual Cultural festival at Bolero in Rumphi district.

 He said independent cultural groups will still celebrate their heritages on their own, but the day will bring all of them together.

He said the National Day of Unity was established to demonstrate Government’s commitment towards the promotion of the Malawian national identity, social cohesion, cultural cohesion, and national unity.

The State President presided over the National Day of Unity and Dialogue which was introduced this year on 14 October through the Ministry of National Unity. On this special occasion, various groupings from diverse ethnicities, tribes, religious affiliation, and  political background came together at BICC in Lilongwe to celebrate and highlight their heritage and national unity.

Currently his vice President was detained by ACB on the accusations of corruption, another way many see as deflection from his own involvement in other scandals that have consumed his government.

Edited by Elwin Mandowa

The Maravi Post has over one billion views since its inception in December of 2009. Viewed in over 100 countries Follow US: Twitter @maravipost Facebook Page : maravipost Instagram: maravipost    
Maravi Post Reporter
Maravi Post Reporterhttps://www.maravipost.com/
Op-Ed Columnists, Opinion contributors and one submissions are posted under this Author. In our By-lines we still give Credit to the right Author. However we stand by all reports posted by Maravi Post Reporter.
RELATED ARTICLES

Most Popular

Recent Comments

The History of online Casinos – Agora Poker – hao029 on The History of online Casinos
Five factors that will determine #NigeriaDecides2023 - NEWSCABAL on Leadership Is Difficult Because Governance Is Very Stubborn, By Owei Lakemfa
Asal Usul Texas Holdem Poker – Agora Poker – hao029 on The Origins of Texas Holdem Poker
Malawi has asked Mike Tyson to be its cannabis ambassador - Techio on Malawi lawmaker Chomanika against Mike Tyson’s appointment as Cannabis Brand Ambassador over sex offence
Finley Mbella on Brand Chakwera leaks Part 1
Maria Eduarda Bernardo on The 2021 Guide to Trading Forex Online
Atsogo Kemso, Political Foot Soldier on Why MCP and UTM Alliance Will Fail
Em. Prof. Willem Van Cotthem - Ghent University, Belgium on Malawi army, National bank cover Chilumba barrack with trees
Christopher Murdock on Why dating older woman is dangerous?
Samantha The Hammer on Why dating older woman is dangerous?
Muhindo Isevahani on The Cold War Against TB Joshua
JCON/SCOAN/BKN(888/8885/8808) on The Cold War Against TB Joshua
Keen Observer on Jesse Kabwila, Then and Now
Francesco Sinibaldi on Advertising in 2020 and beyond