Botolo -Now secretary for treasury

LILONGWE (Malawi NewsNow) –Secretary to Treasury Dr Ronald Mangani has been fired amid deepening economic crisis the country is facing. No reason has been for the firing but it is understood he is going back to Chancellor College for his previous job.

Ben Botolo, who was principal secretary in the office of the vice president and commissioner for Disaster is back at the Treasury.

Botolo is not a new name at the ministry of Finance as he served in the same position before he was moved to vice president Saulos Chilima’s office.

Chinthu Phiri, Principal Secretary for the Office of the President and Cabinet has taken over from Botolo at the office of the veep, according to information we have.

Lucky Sikwese, director of Cabinet at the Office of President and Cabinet goes to ministry of Labour, Youth and Sports. T

he principal secretary for the ministry, Sam Madula has been sent to the ministry of Home Affairs.

This is a second come back to the ministry by Madula. This comes at a time when Malawians are asking a cabinet reshuffle in order to drop Agriculture minister George Chaponda from the cabinet. Chaponda is accused of suspicious dealings with Transglobe in the procurement of maize.