Foreign Secretary sends condolences to President Mutharika’s family

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Foreign Secretary William Hague offered his condolences following the death of the Malawian President.

On hearing the news the Foreign Secretary said:

“In this moment of sadness I offer condolences to President Mutharika’s family. I urge all sides to remain calm and that a peaceful handover takes place as provided for under Malawi’s constitution.”