Committees of the Commission

Under Section 7(1) of the Electoral Commission Act no. 11 of 1998 as amended, the Commission is given mandate to form any number of appropriate committees for better carrying into effect of its functions. To that effect the Commission met on July 13, 2016 and has currently maintained the committees of the immediate past Commission. Should the situation demand, the Commission will be at liberty to form another committee.  The current composition is as follows:

  1. Electoral Services Committee:

Commissioner Mrs. J Mathanga                         - Chairperson

Commissioner M. Banda                                    - Member

Commissioner Ambassador Y. M’madi            - Member

Commissioner Bishop Mrs M. Nkosi                               - Member

  1. Finance and Administration Committee

Commissioner Ms L. Kunje                         - Chairperson

Commissioner Rev. Dr K. Mgawi               - Member

Commissioner Mrs E. Kalonga Mtafu        - Member

  1. Media, Civic and Voter Education Committee

Commissioner M. Banda                 - Chairperson

Commissioner Rev. C. Baloyi           - Member

Commissioner Ms L. Kunje               - Member

Commissioner Rev. Dr K. Mgawi     - Member

  1. Audit Committee:

Commissioner Bishop Mrs M. Nkosi                              - Chairperson

Commissioner Rev. C. Baloyi                              - Member

Commissioner Mrs J. Mathanga                         - Member

Commissioner Ambassador Y. M’madi             - Member

 

These committees have clear terms of reference which can be accessed from the MEC website at www.mec.org.mw or on request to Director of Media and Public Relations, Sangwani Mwafulirwa on 0 881 375 349 or email sangwa79@yahoo.com.

Signed this 20th day of July, 2016 at Blantyre

 

Willie Kalonga

Chief Elections Officer