Cabinet of Malawi

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The Cabinet of Malawi is the executive branch of the government, made up of the President, Vice President, Ministers and Deputy Ministers responsible for the different departments. [1]


Cabinet as of January 2022

President Lazarus Chakwera's government as of January 2022, has 24 full ministers and 9 deputy ministers. [2] Colleen Zamba is the current Secretary to the President and Cabinet. She replaced Zangazanga chikhosi after her appointment on June 1, 2022 [3] [4] The Secretary to the President and Cabinet is a civil service position which serves as head of the cabinet Secretariat. The Attorney General also attends cabinet as the chief legal advisor to government. Thabo Chakaka Nyirenda is the attorney general of Malawi. [5]

Ministry of Homeland SecurityJean Sendeza
Ministry of Land Resources, Housing and Urban DevelopmentSam Kawale
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Nancy Tembo
Ministry of Information and Digitalization Gospel Kazako
Ministry of Local GovernmentBlessings Chinsinga
Ministry of Defence Lazarus Chakwera
Ministry of Education, Science and TechnologyAgness Nyalonje
Ministry of Health Khumbize Kandodo Chiponda
Ministry of Labour Vera Kamtukule
Ministry of Natural Resources Eisenhower Mkaka
Ministry of Gender, Social Welfare Patricia Kaliati
Ministry of Youth and SportsRichard Chimwendo Banda
Ministry of Agriculture Lobin Lowe
Ministry of Trade and IndustryMark Katsonga
Ministry of TransportJacob Hara
Ministry of Finance and Economic Development Sosten Gwengwe
Ministry of Justice and Constitutional AffairsTitus Mvalo

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