MEC Chief Election Officer dies

Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Acting Chief Election Officer Thandie Nkovole has died.

She died yesterday in Blantyre.

According to reports, Nkovole collapsed in the office at Chisankho House in Blantyre but died at Mwaiwathu Hospital where the medic’s efforts to resuscitate her were unsuccessful.

She served on the post as Acting after the dismissal of Willie Kalonga on allegations of financial mismanagement at the commission.