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President: His Excellency Prof. A. Peter Mutharika Vice President: Rt. Hon. Mr. Soulos Chilima Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation: Dr. George Chaponda Minister of Health: Dr. Jean Kalilani Minister of Finance: Mr. Goodall Gondwe Minister of Education: Dr. Emmanuel Fabiano Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs: Mr. Samuel Tembenu Minister of Information, Tourism and Civic Education: Mr. Kondwani Nankhumwa Minister of Labour: Mr. Henry Mussa Minister of Transport and Public Works: Mr. Francis Kasaila Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation: Dr. Allan Chiyembekeza Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture: Ms. Grace Obama Chiume

President A. Peter Mutharika inaugural speeech

INTRODUCTION First of all, I would like to extend a special welcome to Your Excellencies and distinguished guests who have travelled from various countries to witness this momentous occasion. I thank you all for coming to Malawi and it is a great honour to have you here. Your presence is a source of inspiration to us and a demonstration of the confidence and trust that you have in our young democracy. My fellow Malawians, I feel greatly humbled today to be inaugurated as the fifth President of Malawi. A country known for Peace and Calm, Law and Order. A country known for its hard working citizens. A country known for its political tolerance. A country that is safe from internal and external enemies. Today, we begin another leg of 50 years. My fellow Malawians, the next 50 years of our journey presents us with an opportunity to reset our priorities, rethink our strategic focus, redefine Malawi, and make it progressive. Today, we have people from the North, South, Centre and East t