Lazarus Chakwera becomes the new President of Malawi. He defeated incumbent Peter Mutharika with 58.57% of votes. Chakwera won with 2.6 million votes against 1.75 million for Mutharika. He is the head of the Malawi Congress Party(MCP).
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Capital of Malawi: Lilongwe.
- Currency of Malawi: Malawian Kwacha.