Malawi/June 14, 2019/Flora Mitumba /No Comment/116 views /malawi Independent MPs Opt Nancy Tembo for Speaker Positionshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel The newly –elected independent members of Parliament have resolved to field one of their own for the leadership position of Speaker, First Deputy Speaker and Second Deputy Speaker. The development comes after 30 independent Legislators met in Lilongwe on the sidelines if the orientation of MPs as they strategized to filed among them in the speaker’s race. ALSO READ 6 Reasons Why You Should Get Married In Your Thirties Reports indicate that independents block has advised each other to indicate their academic and professional achievements to draw up a common nomination list. From the independents block, a legislator from Lilongwe City South, Nancy happened to be on the front-runner for the speaker’s post. The speaker would be duly elected by a simple majority and voting is by secret ballot paper. ALSO READ Paramount Chief Kyungu calls for post-elections peace and unity - Malawi Nyasa TimesMembers of parliament are expected to elect speaker, first deputy speaker and second deputy speaker next week. According to the Senior Assistant Clerk of Parliament, Joseph Manzi, all MPs have been notified on the voting process. Related Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:malawi share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleThe three big studies pushing at the frontiers of HIV preventionnext articleDissolution: Only the living can marry, 14-year-old estranged wife tells courtRelated Posts461 shares Malawi/June 18, 2019 /No Comment Airtel, FA Malawi satisfied with 2019 Top 8 Cup – Malawi Nyasa Times466 shares Malawi/June 18, 2019 /No Comment Entertainers Promotions welcomes Kwesta in winter all-white party – Malawi Nyasa TimesCSOs wary of clashes with DPP cadets during demo: Police assures security – Malawi Nyasa TimesReserve Bank manager Mchakulu, enterprenuer Lucy Sukali arrested over K354m fraud – Malawi Nyasa TimesCourts orders MEC against altering results of Malawi presidential elections – Malawi Nyasa TimesMalawi police officers bemoan lack of uniforms: Cops forced to wash and wear tactic – Malawi Nyasa TimesMCP’s Chakwera takes leader of opposition role in Parliament: Sworn-in as MP – Malawi Nyasa TimesCastel Malawi risk closure: MRA gets garnishee order for brewer’s bank accounts – Malawi Nyasa TimesChakwera sworn-in as Member of Parliament for Lilongwe North West Constituency10 Kenyan police officers killed in blast near Somalia Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.