Lazarus Chakwera

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Lazarus Chakwera wrote : “We are all concerned about the new Covid variant and owe South Africa’s scientists our thanks for identifying it before anyone else did,” “But the unilateral travel bans now imposed on SADC countries by the U.K., EU, U.S., Australia, and others are uncalled for. Covid measures must be based on science, not Afrophobia” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, December 2, 2021 4:03:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We are concerned about the new Covid variant and owe South Africa’s scientists our thanks for identifying it before anyone else did. But the unilateral travel bans now imposed on Sadc countries by the UK, EU, US, Australia and others are uncalled for,” External link

herald Wednesday, December 1, 2021 2:28:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : ”Without it, criminals and bandits would overrun our streets. Without it, we would not be able to leave our homes for work or leisure activities with confidence that we will not be ambushed by violent persons along the way. “Without it, motorists would have no incentive to observe the speed limit when driving on our roads,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 30, 2021 4:58:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We must not imagine that it is possible to make these corrections without pain,” External link

maravipost Monday, November 29, 2021 6:34:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Malawi Mozambique ) : “The MOMA Interconnection Project will ensure that the electricity blackouts we have already put behind us in Malawi remain in the past, and it is notable at this project will connect Malawi to the Southern Africa Power Pool for the first time, adding clean energy to our national grid,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, November 24, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I am delighted that our cooperation is backed by the legal instruments our two Governments have just signed. In particular, the Revised Bilateral Trade,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, November 24, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera disse : “A energia eléctrica de Moçambique vai galvanizar e dinamizar o progresso do nosso país porque, para além de servir à população, vai impulsionar o crescimento da economia do país” External link

jornalnoticias Wednesday, November 24, 2021 12:21:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Province ) : “Your Excellency will recall that during my visit to Songo Province in Mozambique last year, I was privileged to tour the Cabora Bassa Dam which is the hub of (SAPP),” External link

malawivoice Tuesday, November 23, 2021 9:13:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I am therefore glad to see this coming to pass as a step in the direction of integrating infrastructure across SADC for sustainable economic development,” External link

malawivoice Tuesday, November 23, 2021 9:13:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera added : “We cannot have good health care if our schools do not produce doctors who regard their patients as a sacred responsibility. We cannot have good government if our schools do not produce public servants who regard public office as a sacred responsibility,” “We cannot have good roads if our schools do not produce engineers who regard the lives of motorists as a sacred responsibility. I submit to you that if you come out of this school having not learnt what your responsibilities are, or having learnt to take care of those responsibilities, or having learnt to take responsibility for failing to attend to your responsibilities then you will come out having learnt nothing” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, November 20, 2021 6:24:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Responsible enough to protect what is yours from theft and protect what is not yours from abuse, responsible enough to vote, responsible enough to help a fellow Malawian succeed and celebrate them when they do,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, November 20, 2021 6:24:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I would like to thank NBS Bank for their relentless support to our veterans,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, November 10, 2021 2:42:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera stated : “That legacy of lies is over, and we are now in a season of confronting the truth head on – and the truth is that if ever we needed courage to endure the pain of sowing in tears – it is now,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “That is what my appeal for Climate financing in Scotland was about and even the trade expo that I will soon be attending in South Africa at the invitation of President,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I am, therefore, grateful for the patience and patriotism with which you are all undertaking in playing your part to see this difficult task done,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "Anytime you hear another Malawian complaining about somebody else or a politician, you should ask them if they themselves have started reading the implementation plan. And if they themselves have started implementing. That plan at a household level. As we speak. I have well over 500 messages on my phone requesting that I run each family for them as president. And I'm not kidding. Members of Parliament. They have messages so they can run families of their constituents. A country will never develop with that kind of spirit. Until we take full responsibility. We need to truly have our minds changed" External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, November 9, 2021 8:14:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera déclaré : "lorsque nous faisons nos premiers pas sur ce chemin et que nous nous engageons dans ce voyage, nous devons le faire en étant pleinement conscients que le nôtre n'est pas seulement un voyage de mille kilomètres, mais aussi un voyage de mille barrages routiers, de distractions et d'embûches, qui doivent tous être surmontés et dépassés " External link

AfricaNews-French Tuesday, November 9, 2021 7:48:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “You don’t develop a country on social media platforms through castigation. Castigating me and other leaders on social media will not bring any change and it will not help Malawi to develop,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 7:47:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This plan demands action from every Malawian not only the leaders or politicians. This country belongs to all of us and therefore, all of us need to be active participant to the agenda,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 7:47:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “As we speak, I have over 500 messages on my phone requesting that I run each family for them as president. Members of Parliament have messages asking them to run families of their constituents. No country can develop with such mindset,” External link

malawivoice Tuesday, November 9, 2021 1:36:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Time has come for people to change their mindsets and start giving their best shots to propel the country’s economy,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 1:35:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “While the inter-governmental relationship is important and indispensable, it is perhaps the countless civic links between the two nations, links between churches, schools, hospitals, universities, communities and businesses, that are the beating heart of our partnership,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, November 5, 2021 12:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I have called on global financial institutions to cancel debts to Least Developed Countries (LDCs) so that they have a fighting chance to build back their climate-change ravaged and pandemic battered economies stronger and greener,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, November 5, 2021 12:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Let me, once again, put on record my thanks to the Scottish Government for their long-term commitment to supporting these civic links through their funding for these two crucial national networks,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, November 5, 2021 12:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “And it is here that we must answer them. We must answer them with binding commitments from the G20 to cut emissions to zero. Period,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 2, 2021 2:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We must answer them through bilateral and multilateral relations that build green economies,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 2, 2021 2:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "It is only through such exchanges that better appreciation of concerns of all parties could be secured and progress towards their resolution be achieved," External link

allafrica Monday, November 1, 2021 10:01:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera anasema : "Tunaposema timiza ahadi yako, si swala la hisani, ni kulipa ada ya kusafisha. Ikiwa umehusika kuleta ardhi tunaiita nyumbani katika hali hii, tuisafishe; lakini lazima uwajibike" External link

bbc-swahili Monday, November 1, 2021 6:09:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "It is only through such exchanges that better appreciation of concerns of all parties could be secured and progress towards their resolution be achieved," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, October 30, 2021 5:36:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "The declining tobacco industry is a harsh reality which farmers and industry players need to accept and [it is time to] look for alternatives. Tobacco use around the world is declining sharply and by indication, [it is] declining irreversibly. It is a knock on the country where every year, the backbone of our economy is growing weaker," "I am, therefore, calling on the Ministry of Agriculture to begin consultations with all stakeholders to come up with a timeframe within which Malawi's economy will be completely weaned off tobacco" External link

beijingreview-en Thursday, October 28, 2021 10:21:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “It is only through such exchanges that better appreciation of concerns of all parties could be secured and progress towards their resolution be achieved,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 28, 2021 1:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera forderte : „Im Einklang mit der kollektiven globalen Verpflichtung ‚niemanden zurückzulassen‘ und im Interesse einer handfesten Förderung des Multilateralismus, fordert die SADC die sofortige und bedingungslose Aufhebung aller Sanktionen gegen Simbabwe, zum Wohle und im Interesse des Landes und seiner Bevölkerung sowie der SADC-Region und Weltgemeinschaft“ External link

AZ Tuesday, October 26, 2021 2:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about The UK ) : “The sanctions increase the perception of Zimbabwe being in a high-risk profile category, thereby diminishing the credibility of investment and investor confidence, while exacerbating investment risks. This further diminishes the country’s prospects of obtaining impactful FDI (foreign direct investment) and serves as a deterrent for economic emancipation, growth and stability,” External link

newsday Tuesday, October 26, 2021 1:52:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera stated : “Its purpose is to ensure that we manage climate finance by facilitating the collection, blending, coordination, disbursement and tracking of climate finance in line with the Enhanced Transparency Framework under the Paris Agreement,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 26, 2021 1:37:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "wishes to reaffirm its solidarity with the Government and People of the Republic of Zimbabwe and to collectively voice its concerns on and disapproval of the prolonged sanctions imposed on the Republic of Zimbabwe," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, October 26, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "As a region, we remain adamant that the sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe, whether targeted or restrictive, are a fundamental constraint and hindrance to the country's prospects of economic recovery, human security and sustainable growth," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, October 26, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “As SADC we are concerned by the continuation of sanctions on some individuals or entities and hereby call for the unconditional and immediate lifting of these sanctions” “There is no doubt that this lifting will facilitate socio economic recovery and enable Zimbabwe meet her national and regional economic development plans as well as effectively manage her international obligations,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, October 25, 2021 1:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “As a region we remain adamant that the sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe, whether targeted or restrictive, are a fundamental constraint and hindrance to the country’s prospects of economic recovery, human security and sustainable growth,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, October 25, 2021 1:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The sanctions increase the perception of Zimbabwe as being in a high-risk profile category, thereby diminishing the credibility of investment and investor confidence, while exacerbating investment risks,” “This further diminishes the country`s prospects of obtaining impactful FDI and serves as a deterrent for economic emancipation, growth and stability” External link

herald Monday, October 25, 2021 1:07:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "The struggle for independence in Malawi and Kenya is one of the things that binds us. The struggle for independence was fought by patriots who sacrificed their joy and freedom for ours. The fight for independence in Malawi was a fight for the same foreign oppression. The struggle for independence was a battle fought in the same decade," External link

allafrica Monday, October 25, 2021 12:23:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera noted : “COVID-19 being the latest manifestation, which has not only killed close to 5 million people around the world in less than two years, but has disrupted our way of living, destroyed livelihoods and fermented attitudes of suspicions and discrimination,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, October 24, 2021 11:43:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “There are a lot of gains in having an embassy in Dubai since it is becoming everyone’s city. We believe we need to have an embassy here and this should not be an issue, we will work on establishing one,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, October 24, 2021 2:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We need to move away from subsistence farming to commercial farming so that we are able to export. At the same time, we need to have proper industries to process these farm produce and to consistently satisfy the outside markets,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, October 24, 2021 2:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "AfCFTA is the runway from which our economies should take off. This is because AfCFTA is complemented by other continental initiatives, including the Protocol on Free Movement of Persons and the Single African Air Transport Market," "One area that I call on all countries is to revisit their policies that regulate the movement of African nationals and goods across African borders and through ports of entry," External link

chinadaily Saturday, October 23, 2021 5:12:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I personally felt that bond of kinship when Your Excellency and I met on the sidelines of the Global Education summit in London of which Your Excellency was a great co-host. I also felt the same bond of kinship when I interacted with your Excellency and other Kenya officials at various forums,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, October 21, 2021 5:01:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "Kenya's joy is Malawi's joy. The struggle for independence in our countries was a fight against the same foreign oppressor, a battle fought in the same decade," "By celebrating this day together, we reignite the solidarity created by our founding fathers" External link

haberler-en Thursday, October 21, 2021 1:46:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The struggle for independence in Malawi and Kenya is one of the things that binds us. The struggle for independence was fought by patriots who sacrificed their joy and freedom for ours. The fight for independence in Malawi was a fight for the same foreign oppression. The struggle for independence was a battle fought in the same decade,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, October 21, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “All this is because the founders of my nation wanted to make it clear for generations to come that those cerebrated as heroes in the struggle for independence are cerebrated as heroes in Malawi and Mzee Jomo Kenyatta epitomises all such heroes and many that am learning even today,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, October 21, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera noted ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “I am leaving for Kenya today at the invitation of my dear brother and friend President Uhuru Kenyatta. I will hold bilateral talks with him for the benefit of our people. I have also been honored as Chief Guest at this year’s Mashujaa Day Celebrations for tomorrow,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, October 20, 2021 8:27:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “To help us poor nations recover from the economic devastation caused by this pandemic [Covid-19], the starting point is three words: Cancel The Debts,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:16:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : ”As President, I am the driver of this vehicle, and the PDU is the pedal I will use to give direction and acceleration to the car so that the goods are delivered on time. “Dr. Chilima, as Vice-President and Minister Responsible for Public Sector Reforms, is the mechanic who travels with me to repair the parts of the vehicle that need to be serviced to prevent breakdowns and accidents. Chakwera said this means that those who are Public Servants, especially those who are in charge of MDAs, are the conductors of the minibus, and your job is to make sure that the goods are delivered to the right destinations,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “It is possible to have a good driver, a good mechanic, and a good minibus, but still fail to deliver the goods we promised Malawians because the conductors failed or forgot to put the goods on the bus or failed to protect the goods from damage, theft, or loss along the way” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Ministers, when you are called to the Lab by the Officers, do report because it is not Officers calling you but me. Malawians deserve quality projects so I urge you to deliver” External link

maravipost Monday, October 18, 2021 7:08:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Saulos Chilima ) : “I, as President, am the driver of this vehicle, and the PDU is the pedal I will use to give direction and acceleration to the car so that the goods are delivered on time. Dr. Chilima, as Vice-President and Minister Responsible for Public Sector Reforms, is the mechanic who travels with me to repair the parts of the vehicle that need to be serviced to prevent breakdowns and accidents,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, October 18, 2021 6:35:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The danger stems from the fact that it is possible to use this terminal to mix imported fertilizers in a way that makes fertilizer expensive for our farmers instead of making it cheaper,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 12, 2021 3:41:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Let the vaccines be readily available. We cannot afford to have people die or infected while others are inoculated with high percent, and Africa with one percent, we want more,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, October 9, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Let the vaccines be readily available. We cannot afford to have people die or infected while others are inoculated with high percent, and Africa with one percent, we want more,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, October 9, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Our intention is to use this generous gift to bring relief to those whose food crops have not flourished, those who need relief from hunger presently. It is encouraging to me that this gift is the result of AIP, which millions of farmers have benefited from. By the success that this cooperative has registered because of it, I am given fresh courage to ensure that the AIP continues and succeeds again this year,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, October 8, 2021 6:16:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This is all in line with the Malawi 2063, Malawi’s long term vision. The Malawi 2063 recognizes the significance of increasing agricultural productivity and commercializing agriculture towards the creation of an inclusive, wealth and self-reliant nation. From the story of the Mdapepuka Farmers’ Cooperative, attaining the aspirations of the Malawi 2063 starts from the grass roots where farmers organize themselves into cooperatives,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, October 8, 2021 6:16:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “In this new Malawi, we want the use of sign language to be adopted everywhere, for every function, and by every institution,” External link

maravipost Thursday, October 7, 2021 5:29:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera promised : “Our 2022/23 budget will include resources for specialist and sign language training, for the establishment of more resource centres, and for renovating existing resource centres,” External link

maravipost Thursday, October 7, 2021 5:29:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera added : “In fact, when it comes to inclusivity towards deaf people, I can think of no place where there is no yawning gap between policy and practice,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, October 7, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “My Administration is committed to the task of closing this gap. It is because of this commitment that our 2022/2023 budget will include resources for specialist and sign language training for the establishment of more resource centres, and for renovating existing resource centres,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, October 7, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Over the years, the implementation of service provision to people with hearing impairment has been requiring. As such, I call for all service delivery points, be it in the health, media, financial or education institutions to cater for people with hearing challenges,” External link

malawivoice Wednesday, October 6, 2021 8:42:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "You can imagine our disappointment to be at an assembly like this rubbing shoulders with nations that are now administering booster shots while most of our people have yet to get their first," External link

ibtimes-uk Thursday, September 30, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Price increase in the AIP is as a result of the global increase in prices. We thought the best way was to maintain the number of beneficiaries than reducing them so that more people should benefit” External link

malawivoice Thursday, September 30, 2021 2:41:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We must heal the wounds of the past completely; without which we will not achieve meaningful development. Malawi is one and we must therefore have one vision regardless of religion and even regions where we come from,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, June 20, 2021 3:49:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Behold old things are passed away, all things are become new,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, June 20, 2021 3:49:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The WHO has been saying a lot of things that have not been accepted anywhere” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, June 19, 2021 9:31:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I did so not for the title, but for the opportunity this partnership represents. It is an opportunity for my Administration to promote good architectural practice at all levels of our society,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, June 15, 2021 3:06:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "In the meantime, I'm pleased to report that even before this unfortunate incident, all the bad apples in the foreign missions had already been served with letters of recall to come back home," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, June 14, 2021 3:05:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I assure you all that the stain that has been brought on our country by these undeserving and unprofessional individuals will soon be a thing of the past," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, June 14, 2021 3:05:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I have personally seen the great work done by local artisans in the country producing everything from office furniture to building fixtures, and yet the young people who do such great work are never given a chance. I am here to change all that," External link

allafrica Friday, June 11, 2021 3:26:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “there is need for continued collective effort in sensitizing Malawians on what needs to be done in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic in the country” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, June 10, 2021 4:24:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “That is why I identified and called for investments in the energy sector as one of my administration’s accelerators towards that vision,” External link

maravipost Wednesday, June 9, 2021 1:01:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “If we cannot get things right, agriculture sector will suffer because there is no electricity to run machines for industrialisation. In hospitals, people will continue to lose lives because there is no electricity and the component of Information, Communication and Technology will be rendered useless in the education sector because there is no electricity. Overall, if we cannot get things right, blackouts will even interfere with our ambitious plans in the Malawi Vision 2063,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, June 8, 2021 7:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Presently, let me commend Japanese government for supporting the country in the construction of Tedzani IV project and I therefore call for other serious companies to emulate the example,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, June 8, 2021 7:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I urge the committee to consider including other universities that are not party following the delinking of Malawi Universities,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, June 2, 2021 4:14:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We have in the pipeline to increase electricity generation and supply in the country in the short to medium term,” External link

malawivoice Monday, May 31, 2021 9:54:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Let me say to you all here and everyone out there. This is not a wish but, rather, a report based on the projects, both public and private, we have in the pipeline a plan to increase electricity generation and supply in the country in the short to medium term,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 27, 2021 10:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The affordable input programme has created jobs through transportation, storage more health care workers have been recruited since I assumed office to me any work that provide liveable income is a job,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, May 26, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Those recommendations are due for submission to my office in the next four weeks, after which we will take next steps towards my goal of overhauling this broken and rotten system from top to bottom,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, May 17, 2021 4:35:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “It’s the people who deliberately start that… like wanting that the President should respond to everything, including on where you shall draw water, how you will look after your children, your household, even what you want to wear. You people make Presidents stubborn. You even worship them as gods,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 6:15:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera added : “I don’t want to be a dictator. I want to be a servant leader but don’t push me,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 6:15:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “It is possible to bring Malawi to its former glory, only that there is need for all Malawians to take full responsibility and play individual roles in order to achieve the grand picture of national development,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 6:15:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This must stop. It must stop because any senseless levies imposed on farmers increase the cost of production and decrease the farmer’s return, and a tobacco industry in which every player can milk the system and boost profits at the expense of the farmer is not something I will tolerate,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 5:02:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The powers of this office will only be used to serve you and not to rule you,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 4:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Some of you are always saying that things will work if there is some dictatorship. We are the ones who are failing our presidents. Let’s do away with backbiting, and don’t interfere in matters that don’t concern you,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 4:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Meanwhile, our quest for funding for the construction of Mbelwa University for the study of animal sciences is underway. Additionally, in the 2021/2022 financial year, we will accelerate the completion of school infrastructure projects, including Chikwawa, Mchinji and Rumphi Teacher Training Colleges, and the expansion of Domasi College of Education with support from JICA,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, May 14, 2021 2:57:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "The inconvenient truth ... is that while Malawi has come a long way by relying on tobacco as our ... largest single crop contributor to our GDP, this reliance is now seriously threatened by declining demand worldwide," "Clearly we need to diversify and grow other crops like cannabis, which was legalized last year for industrial and medicinal use," External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 13, 2021 10:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “In fact, this year we anticipate to earn below US$200 million. This is enough evidence to make us think twice about our economic reliance on tobacco,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 8:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Clearly, we need to diversify and grow other cash crops like Cannabis which was legalised last year for industrial and medicinal use,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 8:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We are already conducting the Malawi Vulnerability Assessment to identify areas of low yields so as to ensure that those who may be food insecure in the 2020/21 lean season are supported,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 8:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Good roads and transport infrastructure are a priority to my government as there can be a quick access to development and there can be no exchange of goods and services without such infrastructure” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 5:51:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Once these infrastructures are completed, it will be easy for Malawi to link with other countries in social, trade and health issues,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 5:51:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This is an attempt of denying justice and rule of law to prevail and blocking the notion of making Malawi a corruption free nation,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, May 12, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “accelerating the change Malawi voted for” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, May 12, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “By upgrading the M1 road to modern standards, significant improvements in safety for road users are also an expected outcome of the project,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 8, 2021 3:22:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "In the new Malawi we are building, no worker should be paid below the new minimum wage ($62 per month) we have put into effect since I took office. In the new Malawi we are building, tenancy labor, forced labor and child labor will all be abolished. In the new Malawi were building, no foreign person who employs Malawians and mistreats them, will continue to have the privilege of living here," External link

allafrica Tuesday, May 4, 2021 3:02:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “My government therefore commits to appreciating the role that workers play in the national economy. In line with this, my administration is determined to promote decent work to ensure that workers are able to pay utility bills in time and live a better life,” External link

malawivoice Monday, May 3, 2021 11:32:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I am fully convinced that the welfare of any labour force cannot be improved without the help of a strong Union. As such, I commend the Trade Unions for the work they do,” External link

malawivoice Monday, May 3, 2021 11:32:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “In the new Malawi we are building, no worker should be paid below the new minimum wage ($62 per month) we have put into effect since I took office. In the new Malawi we are building, tenancy labor, forced labor and child labor will all be abolished. In the new Malawi were building, no foreign person who employs Malawians and mistreats them, will continue to have the privilege of living here,” External link

voanews Monday, May 3, 2021 1:07:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We must use education to transform this country by generating wealth, improve our health system and infrastructural development,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, April 28, 2021 7:31:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “He was someone who used to love everyone regardless of their political interests,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, April 24, 2021 5:13:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most,” “I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose” External link

citizen Friday, April 23, 2021 6:09:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This an this is an injustice we must correct. I want the Minister of Agriculture to bring industry players together and come up with a blueprint that will cure this imbalance once and for all,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, April 21, 2021 5:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most. And I cannot have in my Cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose,” External link

newsday Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:33:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "And we need an exit strategy to transition our farmers to crops that are more sustainable and more profitable," "I am therefore calling on the Ministry of Agriculture to begin consultations with all stakeholders to come up with a timeframe within which Malawi's economy will be completely weaned from tobacco" External link

voanews Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:06:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most," "I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose" External link

thedailystarBD Tuesday, April 20, 2021 3:10:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I challenge you as business women to disabuse yourself of the obsession to succeed alone, because whether in business or life, no one ever succeeds alone” External link

nyasatimes Monday, April 19, 2021 9:30:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most," "I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose" External link

news24 Monday, April 19, 2021 3:40:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most,” “I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose” External link

capitalfm Monday, April 19, 2021 10:30:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This includes an arrest at the Office of the President and Cabinet. There are no sacred cows. In fact, as other individuals that the evidence points to are identified and tracked down, there will be more arrests,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, April 19, 2021 8:57:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The Constitution places the mandate of trying and sentencing criminals on the Judiciary, but I think I speak for all Malawians when I say that we do not want these crimes to take years to adjudicate. I have therefore directed the Minister of Justice to engage the Chief Justice on the support the Judiciary needs to expedite the cases related to this K6.2 billion, as well as all open and past cases related to the theft of public resources,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, April 19, 2021 8:57:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “And I cannot have in my Cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, April 19, 2021 8:22:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most," "I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose" External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, April 19, 2021 3:32:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "We are deeply concerned about the situation in Mozambique," External link

allafrica Monday, April 12, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Currently, committees have already started meeting to plan for the forthcoming meeting,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, April 9, 2021 11:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “As a region, we are all in agreement that all of us are facing one common enemy that we have to fight as a unit,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, April 9, 2021 11:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We are deeply concerned about the situation in Mozambique,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, April 8, 2021 1:02:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Law Commissioner ) : “I can think of nothing more tragic than the idea of a Human Rights Commissioner who routinely violates the rights of his or her workers at home, or the rights of his or her subordinates and colleagues at work, or the rights of his or her vendors in the market, or the rights of his or her own children, or the rights of his or her fellow-citizens in the public square. Human rights must be practiced, not just preached,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, April 7, 2021 5:50:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera amesema ( about Rais Magufuli ) : “Mapenzi ya Rais Magufuli kwa nchi yake itakuwa ndio mwanga katika safari yetu kama waafrika,” External link

habarileo Monday, March 22, 2021 4:09:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera alisema ( about Rais Magufuli ) : “Nimeambiwa na Rais Magufuli kuwa katika mabasi 57 yanayokuja nchini, ya Malawi ni 15. Sisi Wamalawi tunapenda kusafiri na kuhusiana na watu wengi. Si kusafiri tu ila kufanya biashara miongoni mwetu,” External link

habarileo Friday, October 9, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera disse : “Recebi relatórios sobre a situação das instituições estatais que irão alimentar as decisões que irei tomar para garantir que tenham os meios para pôr fim às anomalias e más práticas em curso” External link

jornaldeangola Saturday, July 18, 2020 1:30:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera disse : "Recebi relatórios sobre a situação das instituições estatais que irão alimentar as decisões que irei tomar para garantir que estas instituições tenham os meios para pôr fim às anomalias e más práticas em curso" External link

club-k Saturday, July 4, 2020 1:30:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera déclaré : "J'ai reçu des comptes-rendus sur la situation des institutions d'Etat qui nourriront les décisions que je vais prendre pour m'assurer que ces institutions ont les moyens de mettre un terme aux anomalies et mauvaises pratiques en cours" External link

msn-fr Wednesday, July 1, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera déclaré : "J'ai reçu des comptes-rendus sur la situation des institutions d'Etat qui nourriront les décisions que je vais prendre pour m'assurer que ces institutions ont les moyens de mettre un terme aux anomalies et mauvaises pratiques en cours" External link

tv5 Wednesday, July 1, 2020 4:06:00 PM EAT



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Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : ”As President, I am the driver of this vehicle, and the PDU is the pedal I will use to give direction and acceleration to the car so that the goods are delivered on time. “Dr. Chilima, as Vice-President and Minister Responsible for Public Sector Reforms, is the mechanic who travels with me to repair the parts of the vehicle that need to be serviced to prevent breakdowns and accidents. Chakwera said this means that those who are Public Servants, especially those who are in charge of MDAs, are the conductors of the minibus, and your job is to make sure that the goods are delivered to the right destinations,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Brian Banda said ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : “I don’t want to preempt the President’s nation address, but there is substantial progress, and all will be shared by President Chakwera,” External link

maravipost Monday, June 21, 2021 8:53:00 PM EAT

John Chidi said ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : “without Chakwera roping in strategic ideas of other Tonse partners including Umodzi Party, the development of Malawi remains an illusion” External link

nyasatimes Friday, May 7, 2021 6:06:00 AM EAT

Rais Magufuli alisema ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : “Waziri, huyo mkandarasi aanze kukatwa fedha za kuchelewesha huu mradi. Tukienda kwa utaratibu huu miradi mingi itachelewa. Nazungumza mbele ya Baba Askofu mstaafu Lazarus Chakware, haiwezekani. Mkandarasi na mradi ni mzuri lakini hatuwezi kuvumilia uzembe huu,” External link

habarileo Friday, October 9, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Palamagamba Kabudi alisema ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : “Dkt Chakwera atapata fursa ya kutembelea Bandari ya Dar es Salaam, ili kujionea shughuli mbalimbali za bandari na uboreshaji wa miundo mbinu ya bandari, Uboreshaji wa miundombinu utaharakisha utoaji wa mizigo bandarini na kuwezesha upatikanaji wa huduma bora bandarini.” External link

mtanzania Wednesday, October 7, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Peter Mutharika déclaré ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : "Nous avons vu au cours des derniers jours le révérend Lazarus Chakwera (...) appeler à la violence et au bain de sang pour plonger ce pays dans le chaos" External link

slateafrique Friday, June 7, 2019 4:07:00 AM EAT

Peter Mutharika déclaré ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : "Nous avons vu au cours des derniers jours le révérend Lazarus Chakwera et le Parti du congrès du Malawi appeler à la violence et au bain de sang pour plonger ce pays dans le chaos" External link

skynet Friday, June 7, 2019 12:51:00 AM EAT

Peter Mutharika déclaré ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : "Nous avons vu au cours des derniers jours le révérend Lazarus Chakwera (...) appeler à la violence et au bain de sang pour plonger ce pays dans le chaos" External link

tv5 Friday, June 7, 2019 12:40:00 AM EAT

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Lazarus Chakwera wrote : “We are all concerned about the new Covid variant and owe South Africa’s scientists our thanks for identifying it before anyone else did,” “But the unilateral travel bans now imposed on SADC countries by the U.K., EU, U.S., Australia, and others are uncalled for. Covid measures must be based on science, not Afrophobia” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, December 2, 2021 4:03:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We are concerned about the new Covid variant and owe South Africa’s scientists our thanks for identifying it before anyone else did. But the unilateral travel bans now imposed on Sadc countries by the UK, EU, US, Australia and others are uncalled for,” External link

herald Wednesday, December 1, 2021 2:28:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : ”Without it, criminals and bandits would overrun our streets. Without it, we would not be able to leave our homes for work or leisure activities with confidence that we will not be ambushed by violent persons along the way. “Without it, motorists would have no incentive to observe the speed limit when driving on our roads,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 30, 2021 4:58:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We must not imagine that it is possible to make these corrections without pain,” External link

maravipost Monday, November 29, 2021 6:34:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Malawi Mozambique ) : “The MOMA Interconnection Project will ensure that the electricity blackouts we have already put behind us in Malawi remain in the past, and it is notable at this project will connect Malawi to the Southern Africa Power Pool for the first time, adding clean energy to our national grid,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, November 24, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I am delighted that our cooperation is backed by the legal instruments our two Governments have just signed. In particular, the Revised Bilateral Trade,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, November 24, 2021 8:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera disse : “A energia eléctrica de Moçambique vai galvanizar e dinamizar o progresso do nosso país porque, para além de servir à população, vai impulsionar o crescimento da economia do país” External link

jornalnoticias Wednesday, November 24, 2021 12:21:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Province ) : “Your Excellency will recall that during my visit to Songo Province in Mozambique last year, I was privileged to tour the Cabora Bassa Dam which is the hub of (SAPP),” External link

malawivoice Tuesday, November 23, 2021 9:13:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I am therefore glad to see this coming to pass as a step in the direction of integrating infrastructure across SADC for sustainable economic development,” External link

malawivoice Tuesday, November 23, 2021 9:13:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera added : “We cannot have good health care if our schools do not produce doctors who regard their patients as a sacred responsibility. We cannot have good government if our schools do not produce public servants who regard public office as a sacred responsibility,” “We cannot have good roads if our schools do not produce engineers who regard the lives of motorists as a sacred responsibility. I submit to you that if you come out of this school having not learnt what your responsibilities are, or having learnt to take care of those responsibilities, or having learnt to take responsibility for failing to attend to your responsibilities then you will come out having learnt nothing” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, November 20, 2021 6:24:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Responsible enough to protect what is yours from theft and protect what is not yours from abuse, responsible enough to vote, responsible enough to help a fellow Malawian succeed and celebrate them when they do,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, November 20, 2021 6:24:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I would like to thank NBS Bank for their relentless support to our veterans,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, November 10, 2021 2:42:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera stated : “That legacy of lies is over, and we are now in a season of confronting the truth head on – and the truth is that if ever we needed courage to endure the pain of sowing in tears – it is now,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “That is what my appeal for Climate financing in Scotland was about and even the trade expo that I will soon be attending in South Africa at the invitation of President,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I am, therefore, grateful for the patience and patriotism with which you are all undertaking in playing your part to see this difficult task done,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "Anytime you hear another Malawian complaining about somebody else or a politician, you should ask them if they themselves have started reading the implementation plan. And if they themselves have started implementing. That plan at a household level. As we speak. I have well over 500 messages on my phone requesting that I run each family for them as president. And I'm not kidding. Members of Parliament. They have messages so they can run families of their constituents. A country will never develop with that kind of spirit. Until we take full responsibility. We need to truly have our minds changed" External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, November 9, 2021 8:14:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera déclaré : "lorsque nous faisons nos premiers pas sur ce chemin et que nous nous engageons dans ce voyage, nous devons le faire en étant pleinement conscients que le nôtre n'est pas seulement un voyage de mille kilomètres, mais aussi un voyage de mille barrages routiers, de distractions et d'embûches, qui doivent tous être surmontés et dépassés " External link

AfricaNews-French Tuesday, November 9, 2021 7:48:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “You don’t develop a country on social media platforms through castigation. Castigating me and other leaders on social media will not bring any change and it will not help Malawi to develop,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 7:47:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This plan demands action from every Malawian not only the leaders or politicians. This country belongs to all of us and therefore, all of us need to be active participant to the agenda,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 7:47:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “As we speak, I have over 500 messages on my phone requesting that I run each family for them as president. Members of Parliament have messages asking them to run families of their constituents. No country can develop with such mindset,” External link

malawivoice Tuesday, November 9, 2021 1:36:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Time has come for people to change their mindsets and start giving their best shots to propel the country’s economy,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 9, 2021 1:35:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “While the inter-governmental relationship is important and indispensable, it is perhaps the countless civic links between the two nations, links between churches, schools, hospitals, universities, communities and businesses, that are the beating heart of our partnership,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, November 5, 2021 12:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I have called on global financial institutions to cancel debts to Least Developed Countries (LDCs) so that they have a fighting chance to build back their climate-change ravaged and pandemic battered economies stronger and greener,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, November 5, 2021 12:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Let me, once again, put on record my thanks to the Scottish Government for their long-term commitment to supporting these civic links through their funding for these two crucial national networks,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, November 5, 2021 12:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “And it is here that we must answer them. We must answer them with binding commitments from the G20 to cut emissions to zero. Period,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 2, 2021 2:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We must answer them through bilateral and multilateral relations that build green economies,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, November 2, 2021 2:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "It is only through such exchanges that better appreciation of concerns of all parties could be secured and progress towards their resolution be achieved," External link

allafrica Monday, November 1, 2021 10:01:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera anasema : "Tunaposema timiza ahadi yako, si swala la hisani, ni kulipa ada ya kusafisha. Ikiwa umehusika kuleta ardhi tunaiita nyumbani katika hali hii, tuisafishe; lakini lazima uwajibike" External link

bbc-swahili Monday, November 1, 2021 6:09:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "It is only through such exchanges that better appreciation of concerns of all parties could be secured and progress towards their resolution be achieved," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, October 30, 2021 5:36:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "The declining tobacco industry is a harsh reality which farmers and industry players need to accept and [it is time to] look for alternatives. Tobacco use around the world is declining sharply and by indication, [it is] declining irreversibly. It is a knock on the country where every year, the backbone of our economy is growing weaker," "I am, therefore, calling on the Ministry of Agriculture to begin consultations with all stakeholders to come up with a timeframe within which Malawi's economy will be completely weaned off tobacco" External link

beijingreview-en Thursday, October 28, 2021 10:21:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “It is only through such exchanges that better appreciation of concerns of all parties could be secured and progress towards their resolution be achieved,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 28, 2021 1:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera forderte : „Im Einklang mit der kollektiven globalen Verpflichtung ‚niemanden zurückzulassen‘ und im Interesse einer handfesten Förderung des Multilateralismus, fordert die SADC die sofortige und bedingungslose Aufhebung aller Sanktionen gegen Simbabwe, zum Wohle und im Interesse des Landes und seiner Bevölkerung sowie der SADC-Region und Weltgemeinschaft“ External link

AZ Tuesday, October 26, 2021 2:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about The UK ) : “The sanctions increase the perception of Zimbabwe being in a high-risk profile category, thereby diminishing the credibility of investment and investor confidence, while exacerbating investment risks. This further diminishes the country’s prospects of obtaining impactful FDI (foreign direct investment) and serves as a deterrent for economic emancipation, growth and stability,” External link

newsday Tuesday, October 26, 2021 1:52:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera stated : “Its purpose is to ensure that we manage climate finance by facilitating the collection, blending, coordination, disbursement and tracking of climate finance in line with the Enhanced Transparency Framework under the Paris Agreement,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 26, 2021 1:37:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "wishes to reaffirm its solidarity with the Government and People of the Republic of Zimbabwe and to collectively voice its concerns on and disapproval of the prolonged sanctions imposed on the Republic of Zimbabwe," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, October 26, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "As a region, we remain adamant that the sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe, whether targeted or restrictive, are a fundamental constraint and hindrance to the country's prospects of economic recovery, human security and sustainable growth," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, October 26, 2021 12:28:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “As SADC we are concerned by the continuation of sanctions on some individuals or entities and hereby call for the unconditional and immediate lifting of these sanctions” “There is no doubt that this lifting will facilitate socio economic recovery and enable Zimbabwe meet her national and regional economic development plans as well as effectively manage her international obligations,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, October 25, 2021 1:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “As a region we remain adamant that the sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe, whether targeted or restrictive, are a fundamental constraint and hindrance to the country’s prospects of economic recovery, human security and sustainable growth,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, October 25, 2021 1:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The sanctions increase the perception of Zimbabwe as being in a high-risk profile category, thereby diminishing the credibility of investment and investor confidence, while exacerbating investment risks,” “This further diminishes the country`s prospects of obtaining impactful FDI and serves as a deterrent for economic emancipation, growth and stability” External link

herald Monday, October 25, 2021 1:07:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "The struggle for independence in Malawi and Kenya is one of the things that binds us. The struggle for independence was fought by patriots who sacrificed their joy and freedom for ours. The fight for independence in Malawi was a fight for the same foreign oppression. The struggle for independence was a battle fought in the same decade," External link

allafrica Monday, October 25, 2021 12:23:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera noted : “COVID-19 being the latest manifestation, which has not only killed close to 5 million people around the world in less than two years, but has disrupted our way of living, destroyed livelihoods and fermented attitudes of suspicions and discrimination,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, October 24, 2021 11:43:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “There are a lot of gains in having an embassy in Dubai since it is becoming everyone’s city. We believe we need to have an embassy here and this should not be an issue, we will work on establishing one,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, October 24, 2021 2:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We need to move away from subsistence farming to commercial farming so that we are able to export. At the same time, we need to have proper industries to process these farm produce and to consistently satisfy the outside markets,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, October 24, 2021 2:53:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "AfCFTA is the runway from which our economies should take off. This is because AfCFTA is complemented by other continental initiatives, including the Protocol on Free Movement of Persons and the Single African Air Transport Market," "One area that I call on all countries is to revisit their policies that regulate the movement of African nationals and goods across African borders and through ports of entry," External link

chinadaily Saturday, October 23, 2021 5:12:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I personally felt that bond of kinship when Your Excellency and I met on the sidelines of the Global Education summit in London of which Your Excellency was a great co-host. I also felt the same bond of kinship when I interacted with your Excellency and other Kenya officials at various forums,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, October 21, 2021 5:01:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "Kenya's joy is Malawi's joy. The struggle for independence in our countries was a fight against the same foreign oppressor, a battle fought in the same decade," "By celebrating this day together, we reignite the solidarity created by our founding fathers" External link

haberler-en Thursday, October 21, 2021 1:46:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The struggle for independence in Malawi and Kenya is one of the things that binds us. The struggle for independence was fought by patriots who sacrificed their joy and freedom for ours. The fight for independence in Malawi was a fight for the same foreign oppression. The struggle for independence was a battle fought in the same decade,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, October 21, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “All this is because the founders of my nation wanted to make it clear for generations to come that those cerebrated as heroes in the struggle for independence are cerebrated as heroes in Malawi and Mzee Jomo Kenyatta epitomises all such heroes and many that am learning even today,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, October 21, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera noted ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “I am leaving for Kenya today at the invitation of my dear brother and friend President Uhuru Kenyatta. I will hold bilateral talks with him for the benefit of our people. I have also been honored as Chief Guest at this year’s Mashujaa Day Celebrations for tomorrow,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, October 20, 2021 8:27:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “To help us poor nations recover from the economic devastation caused by this pandemic [Covid-19], the starting point is three words: Cancel The Debts,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:16:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : ”As President, I am the driver of this vehicle, and the PDU is the pedal I will use to give direction and acceleration to the car so that the goods are delivered on time. “Dr. Chilima, as Vice-President and Minister Responsible for Public Sector Reforms, is the mechanic who travels with me to repair the parts of the vehicle that need to be serviced to prevent breakdowns and accidents. Chakwera said this means that those who are Public Servants, especially those who are in charge of MDAs, are the conductors of the minibus, and your job is to make sure that the goods are delivered to the right destinations,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “It is possible to have a good driver, a good mechanic, and a good minibus, but still fail to deliver the goods we promised Malawians because the conductors failed or forgot to put the goods on the bus or failed to protect the goods from damage, theft, or loss along the way” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Ministers, when you are called to the Lab by the Officers, do report because it is not Officers calling you but me. Malawians deserve quality projects so I urge you to deliver” External link

maravipost Monday, October 18, 2021 7:08:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Saulos Chilima ) : “I, as President, am the driver of this vehicle, and the PDU is the pedal I will use to give direction and acceleration to the car so that the goods are delivered on time. Dr. Chilima, as Vice-President and Minister Responsible for Public Sector Reforms, is the mechanic who travels with me to repair the parts of the vehicle that need to be serviced to prevent breakdowns and accidents,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, October 18, 2021 6:35:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The danger stems from the fact that it is possible to use this terminal to mix imported fertilizers in a way that makes fertilizer expensive for our farmers instead of making it cheaper,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 12, 2021 3:41:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Let the vaccines be readily available. We cannot afford to have people die or infected while others are inoculated with high percent, and Africa with one percent, we want more,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, October 9, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Let the vaccines be readily available. We cannot afford to have people die or infected while others are inoculated with high percent, and Africa with one percent, we want more,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, October 9, 2021 10:25:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Our intention is to use this generous gift to bring relief to those whose food crops have not flourished, those who need relief from hunger presently. It is encouraging to me that this gift is the result of AIP, which millions of farmers have benefited from. By the success that this cooperative has registered because of it, I am given fresh courage to ensure that the AIP continues and succeeds again this year,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, October 8, 2021 6:16:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This is all in line with the Malawi 2063, Malawi’s long term vision. The Malawi 2063 recognizes the significance of increasing agricultural productivity and commercializing agriculture towards the creation of an inclusive, wealth and self-reliant nation. From the story of the Mdapepuka Farmers’ Cooperative, attaining the aspirations of the Malawi 2063 starts from the grass roots where farmers organize themselves into cooperatives,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, October 8, 2021 6:16:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “In this new Malawi, we want the use of sign language to be adopted everywhere, for every function, and by every institution,” External link

maravipost Thursday, October 7, 2021 5:29:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera promised : “Our 2022/23 budget will include resources for specialist and sign language training, for the establishment of more resource centres, and for renovating existing resource centres,” External link

maravipost Thursday, October 7, 2021 5:29:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera added : “In fact, when it comes to inclusivity towards deaf people, I can think of no place where there is no yawning gap between policy and practice,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, October 7, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “My Administration is committed to the task of closing this gap. It is because of this commitment that our 2022/2023 budget will include resources for specialist and sign language training for the establishment of more resource centres, and for renovating existing resource centres,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, October 7, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Over the years, the implementation of service provision to people with hearing impairment has been requiring. As such, I call for all service delivery points, be it in the health, media, financial or education institutions to cater for people with hearing challenges,” External link

malawivoice Wednesday, October 6, 2021 8:42:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "You can imagine our disappointment to be at an assembly like this rubbing shoulders with nations that are now administering booster shots while most of our people have yet to get their first," External link

ibtimes-uk Thursday, September 30, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Price increase in the AIP is as a result of the global increase in prices. We thought the best way was to maintain the number of beneficiaries than reducing them so that more people should benefit” External link

malawivoice Thursday, September 30, 2021 2:41:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We must heal the wounds of the past completely; without which we will not achieve meaningful development. Malawi is one and we must therefore have one vision regardless of religion and even regions where we come from,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, June 20, 2021 3:49:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Behold old things are passed away, all things are become new,” External link

nyasatimes Sunday, June 20, 2021 3:49:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The WHO has been saying a lot of things that have not been accepted anywhere” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, June 19, 2021 9:31:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I did so not for the title, but for the opportunity this partnership represents. It is an opportunity for my Administration to promote good architectural practice at all levels of our society,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, June 15, 2021 3:06:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "In the meantime, I'm pleased to report that even before this unfortunate incident, all the bad apples in the foreign missions had already been served with letters of recall to come back home," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, June 14, 2021 3:05:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I assure you all that the stain that has been brought on our country by these undeserving and unprofessional individuals will soon be a thing of the past," External link

xinhuanet_en Monday, June 14, 2021 3:05:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I have personally seen the great work done by local artisans in the country producing everything from office furniture to building fixtures, and yet the young people who do such great work are never given a chance. I am here to change all that," External link

allafrica Friday, June 11, 2021 3:26:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “there is need for continued collective effort in sensitizing Malawians on what needs to be done in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic in the country” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, June 10, 2021 4:24:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “That is why I identified and called for investments in the energy sector as one of my administration’s accelerators towards that vision,” External link

maravipost Wednesday, June 9, 2021 1:01:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “If we cannot get things right, agriculture sector will suffer because there is no electricity to run machines for industrialisation. In hospitals, people will continue to lose lives because there is no electricity and the component of Information, Communication and Technology will be rendered useless in the education sector because there is no electricity. Overall, if we cannot get things right, blackouts will even interfere with our ambitious plans in the Malawi Vision 2063,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, June 8, 2021 7:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Presently, let me commend Japanese government for supporting the country in the construction of Tedzani IV project and I therefore call for other serious companies to emulate the example,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, June 8, 2021 7:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I urge the committee to consider including other universities that are not party following the delinking of Malawi Universities,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, June 2, 2021 4:14:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We have in the pipeline to increase electricity generation and supply in the country in the short to medium term,” External link

malawivoice Monday, May 31, 2021 9:54:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Let me say to you all here and everyone out there. This is not a wish but, rather, a report based on the projects, both public and private, we have in the pipeline a plan to increase electricity generation and supply in the country in the short to medium term,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 27, 2021 10:46:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The affordable input programme has created jobs through transportation, storage more health care workers have been recruited since I assumed office to me any work that provide liveable income is a job,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, May 26, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Those recommendations are due for submission to my office in the next four weeks, after which we will take next steps towards my goal of overhauling this broken and rotten system from top to bottom,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, May 17, 2021 4:35:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “It’s the people who deliberately start that… like wanting that the President should respond to everything, including on where you shall draw water, how you will look after your children, your household, even what you want to wear. You people make Presidents stubborn. You even worship them as gods,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 6:15:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera added : “I don’t want to be a dictator. I want to be a servant leader but don’t push me,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 6:15:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “It is possible to bring Malawi to its former glory, only that there is need for all Malawians to take full responsibility and play individual roles in order to achieve the grand picture of national development,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 6:15:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This must stop. It must stop because any senseless levies imposed on farmers increase the cost of production and decrease the farmer’s return, and a tobacco industry in which every player can milk the system and boost profits at the expense of the farmer is not something I will tolerate,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 5:02:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The powers of this office will only be used to serve you and not to rule you,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 4:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Some of you are always saying that things will work if there is some dictatorship. We are the ones who are failing our presidents. Let’s do away with backbiting, and don’t interfere in matters that don’t concern you,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 15, 2021 4:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Meanwhile, our quest for funding for the construction of Mbelwa University for the study of animal sciences is underway. Additionally, in the 2021/2022 financial year, we will accelerate the completion of school infrastructure projects, including Chikwawa, Mchinji and Rumphi Teacher Training Colleges, and the expansion of Domasi College of Education with support from JICA,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, May 14, 2021 2:57:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "The inconvenient truth ... is that while Malawi has come a long way by relying on tobacco as our ... largest single crop contributor to our GDP, this reliance is now seriously threatened by declining demand worldwide," "Clearly we need to diversify and grow other crops like cannabis, which was legalized last year for industrial and medicinal use," External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 13, 2021 10:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “In fact, this year we anticipate to earn below US$200 million. This is enough evidence to make us think twice about our economic reliance on tobacco,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 8:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Clearly, we need to diversify and grow other cash crops like Cannabis which was legalised last year for industrial and medicinal use,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 8:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We are already conducting the Malawi Vulnerability Assessment to identify areas of low yields so as to ensure that those who may be food insecure in the 2020/21 lean season are supported,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 8:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Good roads and transport infrastructure are a priority to my government as there can be a quick access to development and there can be no exchange of goods and services without such infrastructure” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 5:51:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Once these infrastructures are completed, it will be easy for Malawi to link with other countries in social, trade and health issues,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, May 13, 2021 5:51:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This is an attempt of denying justice and rule of law to prevail and blocking the notion of making Malawi a corruption free nation,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, May 12, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “accelerating the change Malawi voted for” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, May 12, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “By upgrading the M1 road to modern standards, significant improvements in safety for road users are also an expected outcome of the project,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, May 8, 2021 3:22:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "In the new Malawi we are building, no worker should be paid below the new minimum wage ($62 per month) we have put into effect since I took office. In the new Malawi we are building, tenancy labor, forced labor and child labor will all be abolished. In the new Malawi were building, no foreign person who employs Malawians and mistreats them, will continue to have the privilege of living here," External link

allafrica Tuesday, May 4, 2021 3:02:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “My government therefore commits to appreciating the role that workers play in the national economy. In line with this, my administration is determined to promote decent work to ensure that workers are able to pay utility bills in time and live a better life,” External link

malawivoice Monday, May 3, 2021 11:32:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I am fully convinced that the welfare of any labour force cannot be improved without the help of a strong Union. As such, I commend the Trade Unions for the work they do,” External link

malawivoice Monday, May 3, 2021 11:32:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “In the new Malawi we are building, no worker should be paid below the new minimum wage ($62 per month) we have put into effect since I took office. In the new Malawi we are building, tenancy labor, forced labor and child labor will all be abolished. In the new Malawi were building, no foreign person who employs Malawians and mistreats them, will continue to have the privilege of living here,” External link

voanews Monday, May 3, 2021 1:07:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We must use education to transform this country by generating wealth, improve our health system and infrastructural development,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, April 28, 2021 7:31:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “He was someone who used to love everyone regardless of their political interests,” External link

nyasatimes Saturday, April 24, 2021 5:13:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most,” “I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose” External link

citizen Friday, April 23, 2021 6:09:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This an this is an injustice we must correct. I want the Minister of Agriculture to bring industry players together and come up with a blueprint that will cure this imbalance once and for all,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, April 21, 2021 5:20:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most. And I cannot have in my Cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose,” External link

newsday Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:33:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "And we need an exit strategy to transition our farmers to crops that are more sustainable and more profitable," "I am therefore calling on the Ministry of Agriculture to begin consultations with all stakeholders to come up with a timeframe within which Malawi's economy will be completely weaned from tobacco" External link

voanews Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:06:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most," "I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose" External link

thedailystarBD Tuesday, April 20, 2021 3:10:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I challenge you as business women to disabuse yourself of the obsession to succeed alone, because whether in business or life, no one ever succeeds alone” External link

nyasatimes Monday, April 19, 2021 9:30:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most," "I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose" External link

news24 Monday, April 19, 2021 3:40:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most,” “I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose” External link

capitalfm Monday, April 19, 2021 10:30:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “This includes an arrest at the Office of the President and Cabinet. There are no sacred cows. In fact, as other individuals that the evidence points to are identified and tracked down, there will be more arrests,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, April 19, 2021 8:57:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “The Constitution places the mandate of trying and sentencing criminals on the Judiciary, but I think I speak for all Malawians when I say that we do not want these crimes to take years to adjudicate. I have therefore directed the Minister of Justice to engage the Chief Justice on the support the Judiciary needs to expedite the cases related to this K6.2 billion, as well as all open and past cases related to the theft of public resources,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, April 19, 2021 8:57:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “And I cannot have in my Cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose,” External link

nyasatimes Monday, April 19, 2021 8:22:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "I have dropped him from my cabinet accordingly. Even though the minister has since returned the money, his usage of the funds means that the money was unavailable for its intended purpose when it was needed most," "I cannot have in my cabinet any individuals who either spend money budgeted for one thing on something else or do not ask tough questions to ensure that the money they are spending on something was budgeted for that purpose" External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, April 19, 2021 3:32:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : "We are deeply concerned about the situation in Mozambique," External link

allafrica Monday, April 12, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “Currently, committees have already started meeting to plan for the forthcoming meeting,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, April 9, 2021 11:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “As a region, we are all in agreement that all of us are facing one common enemy that we have to fight as a unit,” External link

nyasatimes Friday, April 9, 2021 11:20:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said : “We are deeply concerned about the situation in Mozambique,” External link

nyasatimes Thursday, April 8, 2021 1:02:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Law Commissioner ) : “I can think of nothing more tragic than the idea of a Human Rights Commissioner who routinely violates the rights of his or her workers at home, or the rights of his or her subordinates and colleagues at work, or the rights of his or her vendors in the market, or the rights of his or her own children, or the rights of his or her fellow-citizens in the public square. Human rights must be practiced, not just preached,” External link

nyasatimes Wednesday, April 7, 2021 5:50:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera amesema ( about Rais Magufuli ) : “Mapenzi ya Rais Magufuli kwa nchi yake itakuwa ndio mwanga katika safari yetu kama waafrika,” External link

habarileo Monday, March 22, 2021 4:09:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera alisema ( about Rais Magufuli ) : “Nimeambiwa na Rais Magufuli kuwa katika mabasi 57 yanayokuja nchini, ya Malawi ni 15. Sisi Wamalawi tunapenda kusafiri na kuhusiana na watu wengi. Si kusafiri tu ila kufanya biashara miongoni mwetu,” External link

habarileo Friday, October 9, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera disse : “Recebi relatórios sobre a situação das instituições estatais que irão alimentar as decisões que irei tomar para garantir que tenham os meios para pôr fim às anomalias e más práticas em curso” External link

jornaldeangola Saturday, July 18, 2020 1:30:00 AM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera disse : "Recebi relatórios sobre a situação das instituições estatais que irão alimentar as decisões que irei tomar para garantir que estas instituições tenham os meios para pôr fim às anomalias e más práticas em curso" External link

club-k Saturday, July 4, 2020 1:30:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera déclaré : "J'ai reçu des comptes-rendus sur la situation des institutions d'Etat qui nourriront les décisions que je vais prendre pour m'assurer que ces institutions ont les moyens de mettre un terme aux anomalies et mauvaises pratiques en cours" External link

msn-fr Wednesday, July 1, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

Lazarus Chakwera déclaré : "J'ai reçu des comptes-rendus sur la situation des institutions d'Etat qui nourriront les décisions que je vais prendre pour m'assurer que ces institutions ont les moyens de mettre un terme aux anomalies et mauvaises pratiques en cours" External link

tv5 Wednesday, July 1, 2020 4:06:00 PM EAT



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Lazarus Chakwera said ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : ”As President, I am the driver of this vehicle, and the PDU is the pedal I will use to give direction and acceleration to the car so that the goods are delivered on time. “Dr. Chilima, as Vice-President and Minister Responsible for Public Sector Reforms, is the mechanic who travels with me to repair the parts of the vehicle that need to be serviced to prevent breakdowns and accidents. Chakwera said this means that those who are Public Servants, especially those who are in charge of MDAs, are the conductors of the minibus, and your job is to make sure that the goods are delivered to the right destinations,” External link

nyasatimes Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Brian Banda said ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : “I don’t want to preempt the President’s nation address, but there is substantial progress, and all will be shared by President Chakwera,” External link

maravipost Monday, June 21, 2021 8:53:00 PM EAT

John Chidi said ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : “without Chakwera roping in strategic ideas of other Tonse partners including Umodzi Party, the development of Malawi remains an illusion” External link

nyasatimes Friday, May 7, 2021 6:06:00 AM EAT

Rais Magufuli alisema ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : “Waziri, huyo mkandarasi aanze kukatwa fedha za kuchelewesha huu mradi. Tukienda kwa utaratibu huu miradi mingi itachelewa. Nazungumza mbele ya Baba Askofu mstaafu Lazarus Chakware, haiwezekani. Mkandarasi na mradi ni mzuri lakini hatuwezi kuvumilia uzembe huu,” External link

habarileo Friday, October 9, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Palamagamba Kabudi alisema ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : “Dkt Chakwera atapata fursa ya kutembelea Bandari ya Dar es Salaam, ili kujionea shughuli mbalimbali za bandari na uboreshaji wa miundo mbinu ya bandari, Uboreshaji wa miundombinu utaharakisha utoaji wa mizigo bandarini na kuwezesha upatikanaji wa huduma bora bandarini.” External link

mtanzania Wednesday, October 7, 2020 9:42:00 AM EAT

Peter Mutharika déclaré ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : "Nous avons vu au cours des derniers jours le révérend Lazarus Chakwera (...) appeler à la violence et au bain de sang pour plonger ce pays dans le chaos" External link

slateafrique Friday, June 7, 2019 4:07:00 AM EAT

Peter Mutharika déclaré ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : "Nous avons vu au cours des derniers jours le révérend Lazarus Chakwera et le Parti du congrès du Malawi appeler à la violence et au bain de sang pour plonger ce pays dans le chaos" External link

skynet Friday, June 7, 2019 12:51:00 AM EAT

Peter Mutharika déclaré ( about Lazarus Chakwera ) : "Nous avons vu au cours des derniers jours le révérend Lazarus Chakwera (...) appeler à la violence et au bain de sang pour plonger ce pays dans le chaos" External link

tv5 Friday, June 7, 2019 12:40:00 AM EAT