by Wongani Chipeta
In his interview, Nankhumwa highlighted several issues regarding his personal life. Avant publications gives you a summary.
Kondwani Nankhumwa wa born Kondwani George Malemia Nankhumwa in Mulanje at Mulanje Mission Hospital.
While in Mulanje, as a student, he passed standard 8 examinations but was not selected. He later went to stay with his aunt in Dedza. He went to Chitundu primary and was selected to Mayani Secondary school in the district. For those who doubt should go there to verify. During his secondary school life, he was with Emmanuel Chibwana of Zodiak.
After secondary school, his aunt wanted him to become a clinician but he did journalism and mass communication. First degree in Mass Communication was obtained while at MBC.
Honourable Nankhumwa enrolled for a masters degree in diplomacy and international relations alongside Chikumbutso Mtumodzi, Kwame Bandawe and Mphatso Kadzakumanja.
He latet joined politics in 2009 was first the deputy minister of foreign affairs during Bingu’s administration. He later served as minister of local government.
Currently, Honourable Nankhumwa is doing his PhD and is expected to graduate December next year and said be not surprised when he becomes Dr Nankhumwa.
Of his relationship with His Excellency the former president Professor Peter Mutharika he said the relationship is just intact. He said he has never told people that he wants to be the president after Mutharika.
He however agreed agreed and Avant publications confirmed that some big shots are not happy with him and says he doesn’t know the reason.