12 Things You Didn’t Know About Malawi’s Education President, Peter Mutharika

Written by Keren Mikva

Malawi President Peter Mutharika is coming up on his first year anniversary in office, but his record of public service stretches far beyond that. An academic and expert on international law and justice, Mutharika has played a role in Malawi politics for years. The leader of the Democratic Progressive Party, he was elected into office in May 2014, defeating incumbent President Joyce Banda, who was representing the People’s Party. Here are 12 things you didn’t know about Malawi’s President Peter Mutharika.

Sources: FaceofMalawi.com, BBC.com, Law.WUSTL.edu, MalawiDigest.Blogspot.com, Law.WUSTL.edu, AfricasaCountry.com