Against All Odds: Mutharika to Visit North Soon

By Blessings Kaunda

Democratic Progressive Party officials in the north have reiterated that President Peter Mutharika will visit the region soon.

Speaking at Msongwe Primary School Ground in Nkhata Bay, Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Vuwa Kaunda, said the President would visit and outline development plans for the region, soon.

He dismissed reports by some quarters that the President would not visit the north.

“Some people were saying Prof. Peter Mutharika will not come in the North for reasons known to themselves.

Let me guarantee you that his Excellency is coming here to Mzuzu any day soon,” Kaunda said.

Senior Traditional Authority Kabunduli of Nkhata Bay asked government to shape Mzuzu into a moderncity saying chiefs would continue working with government.

“As Chiefs, we always work with the ruling government. In this case we will work with the Democratic Progressive Party,” he said.

Sub TA Thula asked government to promotehim to Traditional Authority and make TA Kabunduli a Paramount Chief.-MANA

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