Mutharika condoles Dedza accident victims


President Peter Mutharika has condoled victims of an accident that occurred in Dedza on Sunday.

The accident involved a bus carrying Mzuzu Technical College and Mzuzu University students who were coming from Thyolo heading to Mzuzu.

Mutharika Peter
Mutharika condoles Dedza accident victims.

Four people died, 14 sustained serious injuries while 21 suffered minor injuries after the bus fell off a bridge and plunged into a river.

In a statement on Sunday, Mutharika and the First Lady Gertrude Mutharika expressed shock and sadness about the loss of lives due to the accident.

“The first couple is calling upon all Malawians to join them in praying for the lost lives and the families that have lost their loved ones in this horrific incident.

“His Excellency the President has meanwhile instructed government to quickly provide the necessary support to all the affected families and those injured.

“President Mutharika and the First Lady therefore wish all those injured and traumatized in this tragedy a quick recovery,” says a statement by Presidential Press Secretary Mgeme Kalilani.



  1. President as the 1st citizen deserves to do that sono wina ukunyozanso let us just be appreciative to the kindness of our leader,when shall we learn to say thank you to our rulers? Malawi xool siikutithandiza,Even graduates in Malawi their thinking capacity is very shallow i dont know why?

  2. Mr President and your government : please work on your country roads which are so pathetic in this century. Let your road rules and laws be enforced accordingly. Deal with your corrupt traffic police officers. Make sure Road Traffic allows only road worthy cars on the roads of Malawi.

  3. This two years we have lose number of people in road accident i dont no the reason why,but i do sincerely hope someone is behind this!

    1. Mr Matuta,,,, what about Malawi’s road condition especially on Lake shore road Balaka Salima Nkhota kota Dwangwa to Nkhatabay the road is in a Very very BAD SHAPE,,,, Very NARROW Bridges if you arrive alive Thank God…… My Condolences to those who lost their Loved Ones….

  4. Basi ntchito nkumadikira kuti ngozi ichitika kuti ndipepese. Upakirabe 2019 mwaulemu pakuti aMalawi timakonda mtendere. Km kumatenga chitsazo ndi Zimbabwe idasukusulatu. Umufuse Mugabe sangafune kunena za Zimbabwe.

    1. Mbolo yako palinso zonyozerana apa kupepesako mpaka ndale?? mbuzi yamunthu kupusa kumeneku paja unabadwa masten ako akunyera eti?

    2. banana mind your language. if you dont like the current leadership dont show off here wait until 2019 comes otherwise you will be in trouble.

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