In a post, on President Arthur Peter Mutharika’s Facebook page, the President together with the First Lady, Madam Gertrude Mutharika join the rest of the Malawians as they congratulate Malawi’s sole netball export, Mwawi Kumwenda after winning the International World Games Association (IWGA) Athlete of the Year award at a young age.
The President applauds Mwawi as he states that “this is a tremendous achievement of which we are proud of.
“It brings to our nation immense satisfaction when a Malawian earns such global recognition beyond our shores.” he stated.
Adding on, he explains how Mwawi’s journey to success; perseverance, hard work, commitment and patriotism will remain a source of inspiration to the youth in Malawi.
He urges that many Malawian youth should take after Mwawi.