JB, Mia, Chakwera Strike A deal With Singaporean Financier To Bankroll MCP Campaign: Three Differ On Running Mate
Leader of opposition who despite quitting being Assemblies Of God President is on record to have traveled to Malaysia on Assemblies of God business,where among other things, he met former President Joyce Banda and Sidik Mia who connected the two a an Islamic Financier who is ready to bankroll MCP in the 2019 elections.
According to reports, Chakwera was in Malaysia and Singapore with Joyce Banda and Mia.During their stay there, They met some rich moslem guy there who is connected to Mia and willing to sponsor Chakwera.
However, the bone of contention is now is the issue of running mate position for the Malawi Congress Party running mate.
Joyce Banda says her Peoples Party has parliamentarians and structures which are operational and such being the case, her son Roy Kachale must be considered as the running mate for the electoral alliance with all PP members and structures giving support to Chakwera candidacy.
On the other hand,Mia feels feels he is the one deserving the running mate post because he is the one connected to the financier and controls the lowers shire.
This puts Msowoya out of contention in the MCP as he has been ruled out for the running mate post in 2019 elections.