Mzuzu,: Chiefs Council of Malawi through its northern region affiliates has asked government to use the much touted K4 billion through local authorities to either implement new or complete projects which stalled in different areas in the country.
In an interview with Malawi News Agency Monday in Mzuzu, on behalf of the chiefs, Senior Chief Kameme of Chitipa suggested that the money should be channelled through local authorities for development projects in rural areas.
We want our areas to be developed as such we advise government through local authorities to invest the money in developing our areas, he stated.
General Secretary for Chief’s Council of Malawi, Senior Traditional Authority Lukwa said there are a lot of stalled projects which need to be completed and suggested that the K4 billion should be directed towards such projects.
We asking to government to give the money to through decentralized development structures through local authorities so that the money is used in a transparent and accountable manner, he appealed.
Source: Malawi News Agency MANA