The Malawi Congress Party (MCP) on monday, 22/09/2014 announced its spokes people on various Cabinet portfolios.
The so-called “shadow cabinet” will represent the party on various parliamentary committees.
” I am pleased to announce the MCP Shadow Cabinet comprising Members of Parliament sitting in the August House.
“The Shadow Cabinet has been appointed to deepen and strengthen our engagement on the policy front as we continue to look for the best ways of serving all Malawians while we are in the opposition.
“As a party, we are committed to offering the Malawi Nation the best we can through constructive policy engagement with the current Government and our counterparts in the opposition. Let me invite you all to interact with the members of the Shadow Cabinet and channel your policy advice to us.
The appointments made with immediate effect as of 22/09/2014 and the names are:
Finance, Economic Planning & Development; Hon. Joseph Njobvuyalema, MP
Justice & Constitutional Affairs: Hon. Peter L. Chakhwantha, MP
Information, Civic Education & Culture: Hon. Ezekiel Ching’oma, MP
Transport & Public Works: Hon. Rhino Chiphiko, MP
Labour: Hon. Vitus Dzoole Mwale, MP
Youth, Sports Development & Culture: Hon. Samuel Dalitso Kawale, MP
Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation: Hon. Khumbize K. Chiponda, MP
Agriculture & Irrigation & Water: Hon. Felix Jumbe, MP
Education, Science & Technology: Hon. Dr. Elias Chakwera, MP
Health: Hon. Juliana Lunguzi, MP
Gender, Children, Disability & Social Welfare: Hon. Dr. Jessie Kabwila, MP
Natural Resources, Energy & Mining: Hon. Dr. Amon Nkhata, MP
Local Government & Rural Development: Hon. Lingson Belekanyama, MP
Lands, Housing & Physical Planning: Hon. Jacob Hara, MP
Home Affairs & Internal Security: Hon. Maxwell Thyolera, MP
Deputy Defence: Hon. Z. Patrick Chilondola, MP
Deputy Agriculture: Hon. Everson Makowa Mwale, MP
Deputy Education, Science & Technology: Hon. L. Nkhosa Kamwendo, MP
Civil Service :Hon. Alex Chitete, MP