Malawi: SONA Reflects Chakwera’s Commitment to Governance Reforms – Undule


Governance and Human Rights Advocate Undule Mwakasungula has described the State of the Nation Address (SONA) President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera delivered in the National Assembly on Friday as a reflection of Chakwera’s dedication to governance reforms, economic stability, and the well-being of Malawians.

Mwakasungula, speaking in an interview a few hours after the reading of the address, added that the SONA presents a vision of resilience, recovery, and progress across key sectors, highlighting both achievements and the roadmap for Malawi’s journey towards sustainable development and prosperity.

“The address underscores the administration’s dedication to governance reforms, economic stability, and the well-being of the Malawian people, setting a foundation for future growth and development. The SONA presented a comprehensive overview of the nation’s progress, challenges, and forward-looking strategies across various sectors,” he reacted.

The revered human rights defender also highlighted that the address underscored the President Chakwera and his admnistration’s commitment to addressing economic recovery, agricultural advancements, social welfare enhancements, infrastructural development, and the strategic direction towards wealth creation, energy sufficiency, and environmental sustainability.

In his address, President Chakwera highlighted important strides in economic stabilization and growth, backed by international confidence as evidenced by the resumption of direct budget support from the World Bank and European Union.