Ntata Brands Mutharika’s Decision ‘Idiotic’ For Appointing High Court Judge As Deputy Chief Secretary
August 11, 2016 by Staff Reporter
Former Personal Assistant to the late president Professor Bingu Wa Mutharika, Barrister Z Allan Ntata has described the appointment of a High court Judge Justice Lloyd Muhara as Deputy Chief Secretary to the government ’idiotic decision’’.
On Wednesday Chief Secretary to the government, George Mkondiwa announced the appointment of his junior Justice
Muhara through a press statement.He said that the appointment was with a immediate effect.
“Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, in exercise of the powers conferred upon him by the Constitution of the Republic of Malawi and the Public Service Act, has appointed Justice Lloyd Muhara as Deputy Chief Secretary to the Government, “reads part of
Reacting to the appointment, Ntata did not hide words but openly described the decision as idiotic and a symbol of bad
“It is bad governance to move a judge and appoint him to be Deputy Chief Secretary to the President. I do not understand the logic behind this decision, but then again, perhaps I should stop trying to understand Mutharika’s idiotic decisions,” posted Z Allan
Ntata on his official Facebook page.