Welani Chilenga has been appointed Deputy Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, following a cabinet reshuffle yesterday.
This is a new role. Hon Aggrey Masi continues as Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining.
Chilenga is Member of Parliament for Chitipa South, elected on a People’s Party ticket. He serves as the Chair for the Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change and co-chairs the Malawi Parliament Conservation Caucus.
Before joining politics, he worked with the Malawi Meteorological Department for thirty years.
#CabinetReshuffle #Malawi President @APMutharika has made the following changes to his cabinet;- pic.twitter.com/6UhKTtpsAZ
— Malawi Government (@MalawiGovt) November 7, 2018