President Buhari reacts as opposition candidate, Chakwera wins Malawian presidential election


President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Malawi opposition alliance chief, Lazarus Chakwera for his victory in the nation’s presidential election re-scramble.

Malawi Electoral Rate (MEC) leisurely Saturday declared opposition alliance chief Lazarus Chakwera as the winner of Tuesday’s presidential re-scramble election.

Making the announcement, MEC chairperson Justice Chifundo Kachale mentioned that Chakwera, chief of the Tonse Alliance bagged 2,604,043 votes, representing 58.5 p.c of the total votes solid.

The alliance won the re-scramble five months after the first vote with 58.57 p.c of the total votes as declared by the nation’s electoral charge.

“Greetings from the authorities and of us of Nigeria. I congratulate you and the alliance in your spectacular victory in the elections. I stare forward to working with you for the advancement of peace, safety and vogue of all of the continent,” President Buhari mentioned in a assertion signed by his Senior Particular Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, and made available to DAILY POST on Sunday.


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