Saturday, January 28, 2023
HomeLaw and ordercorruptionOmbudsman Martha Chizuma is the new ACB Director

Ombudsman Martha Chizuma is the new ACB Director

Martha Chizuma
Martha Chizuma is the New Director of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB)

President Dr Lazarus Chakwera has appointed Martha Chizuma, who serving as Ombudsman, as the Director of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB).

Ombudsman Chizuma challenged to investigate staged MBC’s Kasakula recruitment interviews

Chizuma, who replaces Reyneck Matemba, now serving as the Solicitor General, is subject to confirmation by the Public Appointment of Committee of Parliament.

Confirming the development, Matemba said the recruitment process was led by the Minister of Justice, Titus Mvalo as mandated by the Corrupt Practices Act.

Matemba, who appointed as Solicitor General early this following the expiry of his contract at ACB, the selection team also comprised representatives.

from private sector, traditional leaders, media, public sector, faith organisations and civil society organisations.

He further disclosed that 37 individuals applied for the position of the ACB Director General.

“”The selection team shortlisted 10 and out of those 10, and after the interview, we selected three, the best candidates.

“Those names were submitted to the State President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera to appoint of the as new Director of the ACB. I am glad to report that the President has appointed Ms Martha Chizuma as new Director of the ACB” said Matemba.

He further disclosed that Chizuma’s name has already been submitted to Parliament [through the Clerk of Parliament] so that the Public Appointment of Committee can proceed with the process of confirmation.

Chizuma, who is also one of the Commissioners of the Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC), has an excellent legal professional background and holds, among others, a Hons Degree focused on Law from the Chancellor College.

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

1 COMMENT

  1. Let us hope things will get better there. So much corruption it is very sickening and continues top retard growth in Malawi

Comments are closed.

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