Malawi president too powerful - Ecama

From Face of Malawi Wed Dec 5 2012, 06:21:44

Economics Association of Malawi (Ecama) wants Presidential mandate of appointing Governor of Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) and head of the Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) removed as one way of making sure that the two critical offices operate without political interference. In its communique from the annual conference held recently, Ecama wants government to re-institute [...]

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