Saturday, April 13

Chakwera Delegates Chimwendo And Kaliati

President Lazarus Chakwera has tommorow delegated Youth and Sports Minister Richard Chimwendo Banda and Gender Minister Patricia Kaliati to represent him in Mzuzu and Zomba respectively on the remembrance of local soldiers who were wounded and killed during the first and second world wars.

But Chakwera himself shall be at the Memorial Tower in Lilongwe leading the commemorations; according to Secretary to the President and Cabinet Colleen Zamba.

First World War started in 1914 and ended in 1918 while the Second World War ran from 1939 to 1945.

Over 19,000 Malawian troops participated in the two world wars.

During the memorial ceremonies, senior government officials and others pay homage to the fallen soldiers and lay wreaths on their graves.

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