17 November 2017
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PICTORIAL: Official opening of Parliament

Written by  Govati Nyirenda & Stanley Makuti
THANK YOU: President Mutharika departs the Chamber after giving his statement to the House on Friday in Lilongwe THANK YOU: President Mutharika departs the Chamber after giving his statement to the House on Friday in Lilongwe

 

President Peter Mutharika acknowledge cheers from the crowd after the opening of theb 47th Parliament session

President Mutharika waves the crowd outside the House

 

First lady Dr Gertrude Mutharika arrives in the Parliament building

Vice President Dr. Saulos Chilima is welcomed by the Speaker of Parliament Richard Msowoya

 

 

DPP Secretary General Grezeder Geffrey interacts with the Speaker of the House Richard Msowoya

Finance Minister Goodall Gondwe arrives at Parliament Building

Mulanje South Legislator Bon Kalindo in new hair style with newly elected MCP MP Sostein Gwengwe

Minister of Information Nicholas Dausi interacts with Speaker of the House Richard Msowoya

US Ambassador to Malawi Viginia Palmer is welcomed by Safe motherhood Director Chimwemwe Chipungu

Director of DPP women Partricia Kaliati interacts with DPP women outside the House 

Agriculture Minister Joseph Mwananvekha interacts with NICO CEO Vizenge Kumwenda

MCP MP Juliana Lunguzi (front to camera) laughs to a joke by DPP's Bon Kalindo (back to camera)

Female Members of Parliament present during the opening of the parliament session

 

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