Malawi First Lady Her Excellency Dr. Gertrude Mutharika Assumes OAFLA Presidency From Ghanaian FL

Malawi first lady, Her Excellency Dr. Gertrude Mutharika is the new President of Organisation of African First Ladies Against HIV and AIDS (OAFLA), State House has announced.

According to a press statement we have seen, State House is pleased to inform the Public that the First Lady, Her Excellency Dr. Gertrude Mutharika is the new President of the Organisation of African First Ladies Against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA).

The statement further leads that; Madam Mutharika who was OAFLA’s Vice President, accepted with humility to take over as President of OAFLA from Her Excellency Lordina Dramani Mahama, former First Lady of Ghana who left office as a result of the outcome of the recent presidential election in Ghana.

This is as per the provisions of the Rules and Procedures of OAFLA Section 4, Article 15-F. Her Excellency Dr. Mutharika will hold the office up to the next election, later this year.

Dr. Gertrude Mutharika officially joined OAFLA in January 2015 and was voted Vice President in June 2015.

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